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'From the Mountaintop'

On the evening of April 3, 1968–a Wednesday–Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stepped up to the podium at Mason Temple in Memphis, Tennessee and greeted 3,000 black men and women gathered there.

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​Art and institutions

Art and institutions There’s a scene in the first quarter of “Broadcast News,” in which the heroine, Jane—a young producer at a major news network—gives a speech to a room full of reporters, producers and anchors at a television broadcasting convention.

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The four keys to success

Motivation, productivity, efficiency, and getting things done—there, I’ve gone and spoiled the punchline in the first sentence.

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Politics stops

Over the past few months, the 2016 presidential primaries have unnerved me. Perhaps this disillusionment is merely the product of my “youth and inexperience” or maybe I have been spoiled by the relative civility of the last two election cycles. Nonetheless, I remain convinced that we are at an inflection point marking the edge of the political unknown. 

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To the class of 2020

Congratulations! You have now joined a community that will continuously frustrate you, challenge you, shape you and inspire you.