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KWAME ANTHONY APPIAH
Protecting the Clash of Ideas in Higher Education
Award-winning historian and inner-city teacher
Why Love Is Not All We Need
Philosopher & Essayist
Have you been paying attention to the news lately? If so, I'm sure some of it has depressed you. Just as history has made us believe that the human race has made progress, reality will tell you the awful truth that we have not come that far at all.
Thinking About Education With Washington and Du Bois
President, Wesleyan University
Sure, we have to pay attention to what our graduates will do with their education, and we must give them the skills to translate what they learn in classrooms to their lives after graduation. But we shouldn't reduce our understanding of "their lives after graduation" to their very first job.
The Honor Code and the Arab Gulf
Author, 'Small Kingdoms'
There is almost universal agreement that honor killing is un-Islamic. It's also illegal, yet it claims more than a thousand Pakistani women a year, maybe many more.
Cruelties Destined for Condemnation
President and CEO, The Humane Society of the United States
None of us should be bystanders as animal cruelty persists. By joining in the fight, we can hasten its demise.
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