ANGER – OLDER THAN ARISTOTLE

ANGER – OLDER THAN ARISTOTLE

ANGER – OLDER THAN ARISTOTLE July 24, 2021 But Aristotle summed it up best: “Anybody can become angry – that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right degree and at the right time and for the right purpose – that is not...
FRIEND OF FREADOM® HONORED

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FRIEND OF FREADOM® HONORED July 17, 2021 The mood was festive and joyous, yet bittersweet, at the unveiling of the Honorary DAN O’DONNELL Way at the corner of Armitage and Bissell streets in Chicago on Saturday, July 10, 2021. Tears and smiles shone intermittently on...
TO READ NOR NOT TO READ – SHAKESPEARE

TO READ NOR NOT TO READ – SHAKESPEARE

TO READ NOR NOT TO READ – SHAKESPEARE July 10, 2021 That is the question. When, as a teen in high school, President Obama was assigned a Shakespeare play to read, he thought “My God, this is boring.” He changed his mind after taking “this wonderful...
THE RHODES LESS TRAVELED

THE RHODES LESS TRAVELED

THE RHODES LESS TRAVELED June 26, 2021 They were children, boys with the same name. They were related – not by blood – but geography. They grew up within blocks of each other in a part of Baltimore known for its poverty, violence, and generational...
THEY RUN US – CAN WE RUN THEM?

THEY RUN US – CAN WE RUN THEM?

THEY RUN US – CAN WE RUN THEM? June 19, 2021 According to Pulitzer-prize-winning reporter and New York Times bestselling author Charles Duhigg, the answer to that question is a resounding yes – or at least “yes” most of the time. That is because the habits...