The real problem with posting about your kids online

‘Say cheese so I can show all my friends how cute you are – and unwittingly show corporations your age, race and gender!’ Fancy Studio/Shutterstock.com In a recent essay published in The Washington Post, a…

Belichick versus McVay: An age-old question of leadership

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay, left, shakes hands with New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick. AP Photo/David J. Phillip Super Bowl LIII will pit the Los Angeles Rams against the New England…

Super Bowl LIII and the soul of Atlanta

During Super Bowl LIII, will Atlanta’s long struggle for racial equality be highlighted or glossed over? Peter Ciro/flickr, CC BY-NC As a historian who studies W.E.B. Du Bois – and as someone who once lived…

Not so long ago, cities were starved for trees

In 1919, 1,376 new Norway Maples were planted along streets in Brooklyn. Department of Parks of the Borough of Brooklyn, City of New York Many cities, in recent years, have initiated tree planting campaigns to…