Monthly Archives: October 2017

Get ready for Leonard Pitts, Jr.

I’m really looking forward to meeting our guest Tuesday morning in class, and you’re going to be stoked, too, when you do a little homework on Leonard Pitts, Jr. He’s in town to accept a Missouri Honor Medal. Here’s what … Continue reading

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Stop scrambling for ‘why,’ and stop calling them ‘shooters’

Another week, another mass shooting in America. In addition to being heartsick, angry and frustrated, I am, as usual, distressed by the way mass shootings are reported in the breaking news cycle. I think of the survivors and the loved … Continue reading

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