First 100 Days of Trump

The First 100 Days of Trump

We’ve hit the 100-day mark with President Donald Trump.

And 100 days later, that doesn’t sound any less weird.

It’s been an interesting few months. The world has been in flux. There’s a ton of uncertainty in the air. No one really knows what to expect or what the future holds. Pundits and analysts don’t have enough data or foresight to predict what they think will happen. There are too many balls in the air, too many loose cannons to contend with, and too many unknown variables to attempt to take into account. Read More…

Speak So That Your Message Is Heard

Speak So That Your Message Is Heard

I used to think that just because my intentions were good and my heart was in the right place that I would get my message across, in some form or another. I used to think that logic and facts were infallible and irrefutable. I used to take for granted the fact that people wanted a better solution to a problem, and that they’d be willing to compromise if it benefited the greater good.

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When did we stop listening?

When Did We Stop Listening?

It’s hard to watch or read the news these days. I can’t tell if times are just exponentially worse than they once were or if all the horrible things that were always there are just being constantly thrown in my face every time I connect to WiFi. It’s depressing, and I know I’m not the only one who feels this way. Still, I keep consuming, because no good will ever come from ignorance.

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Muslims Living Amongst Us; Islamophobia

Muslims Living Amongst Us!

I must admit, that in light of all the Islamophobia that’s been plaguing the news and social media lately, I have found it slightly comical. Don’t get me wrong – it is very upsetting and disheartening, and it is pretty hard for me not to get caught up in the ongoing Internet debates. The “comical” part of it comes from the fact that this is suddenly such an issue. I guess I’m just a little incredulous about the whole thing.

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