Stronger Together

Stronger Together

I am so angry. I have been for months. When I hear how Mr. Trump speaks about women or Mexicans or black people and realize that he is saying what so many people have in their hearts. When I hear or experience everyday racism or sexism. When I imagine a world like the...
Waking Social Justice

Waking Social Justice

I returned back to Wake Forest early to participate in another Pro Humanitate Institute program, not Wake the Vote this time, but SPARC. SPARC is how I began my first year at Wake and it is how I began my last year. Coming full circle and reflecting on how much has...
DNC looking back and thinking ahead

DNC looking back and thinking ahead

It has been a few weeks since our DNC experience but I am choosing to reflect on it all together now. At the time I was completely overwhelmed, exhausted and emotional. There is of course something to be said for things written in the moment full of all the passion...
70 Days

70 Days

We’re back! WTV is home at Mother So Dear and things are already getting busy. I spent a few hours last Friday posted up in Benson waiting for unsuspecting freshman with a clipboard and convincing spiel. That’s right, its voter reg season folks. It was...
Protests and Protection

Protests and Protection

I am pretty thrilled to be leaving Cleveland. It was an amazing opportunity to witness a fascinating phenomenon and I enjoyed getting to know a new city. However, the heavy police presence and number of protesters had me on edge most of the time we spent near the...
Those darn emails

Those darn emails

We are on our way to Philadelphia! After a brief stay in DC to recharge WTV is on the road again. I just realized that this may be our last long haul cross country road trip together and it almost makes me a little sad. Almost. Right before we left we had lunch with...

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