Impact vs. Intent.


Understanding why two seemingly opposite ideas ended up saying the same things.


How did a tiny tribe of desert nomads become so important to history?


Will the woke ever jump the shark?


It’s not about the potato, and we all know that.


Mapping Out Our Journey Toward Universal Human Equality


Understanding common arguments against free speech, and how to deal with them.

Michaela Shipman


The Theory That Never Was


Understanding the Philosophies of Abolitionists and Their Opponents.

Frederick Douglass


If you see Nazis on your right, Antifa on your left, you’re standing on the wrong axis.

Thomas St Thomas

I’ve got questions. Writing helps me find the answers. Husband, dad, Afghan vet, healthcare process consultant, former fitness guru.

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