Seven Essential Quotes

In 2017, I hope to read at least 52 books I will attempt to review and capture in seven essential quotes

Between the World and Me: Seven Essential Quotes

I read Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates last year shortly after it was released, but had the opportunity to read it again with my AP Language class this year, where it sparked some really interesting conversation and debate. While I highlighted some thought provoking, engaging, enraging, or beautiful passage on almost every page of the book, these are...

The Globalization Gap: How the Rich Get Richer and the Poor Get Left Further Behind: Seven Essential Quotes

The rich have always lived differently than the poor. What is new is that globalization speeds up the economy, magnifying the chasm between them. Both at home and abroad, the extremes of wealth and deprivation have become so great that the stability of the global system is threatened. Indeed, the very existence of individual freedom and dignity promised by the...