Monthly Archives: January 2014

How School Drug Policies Hurt the Disabled and the Depressed

Students regularly taunt a disabled peer. Without any family at school to console her, she cries in the bathroom during lunch every day and seeks an escape from it all.  A security guard eventually catches her rolling a joint in

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Posted in Disability, Education, Juvenile Justice

My Slam at the Progressive Neighbors’ Annapolis Send-Off

I shared my newest poem with the Progressive Neighbors last night.  Enjoy!

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Posted in Humanism

The Myth of the Able-Bodied Man as Man

We need to fix the game of manhood. Our society’s exclusive image of the ‘real man’ leaves us with a disgruntled majority of boys who view the coveted prizes of masculinity as out of reach. Although most boys are bound

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Posted in Disability, Education