Walsh’s Wonderings — Arguing on social media

We’ve all seen it. No sooner does Aunt Martha post an Instagram picture of Bobby trying on Halloween costumes at Walmart than someone is posting about the working conditions or whether big box stores should sell guns to teenagers. Somehow, whether Bobby should go as Spider-Man or a rabbit has devolved into otherwise-rational adults arguing over constitutional amendments. Why does … read more

International Women’s Day: Progress and renewed commitment to equality for young girls everywhere


On International Women’s Day, I’d like to reflect on all the things women have accomplished, but also recognize the progress that still needs to be made. The U.S. Department of Labor says that women make up 47 percent of the workforce and that women’s unemployment is presently 4.8 percent, down from a high of 9 percent in 2010. Women also … read more

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