by Emily Dietrich

December 4, 2014
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Interstellar Love and Logic

Three dimensions have never been enough. We’ve always known that. In “Interstellar” the fate of the human race depends on the human brain’s expansion into understanding– and using– at least two more dimensions.  And the necessary expansion could never have … Continue reading

November 12, 2014
by Emily
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Dear White People–Open this Letter

“Dear White People” keeps us checking ourselves and our society–and we white people need it. If you need some criteria to go by, you can get it here. You might be tempted to discount what you see as overblown, and … Continue reading

October 22, 2013
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Night Walk

If you happened to be driving along West Lake Sammamish Parkway Northeast on the rainy night of September 30, 2013, your headlights would have missed the sodden figure in the unlit bike lane. You may have caught a silhouette against … Continue reading

April 11, 2013
by Emily

Why I Wrote Holding True–Reason 1

1. GenerationZero  All we had to do was take the prize. They’d marched, chanted, been jailed and taunted. Their civil disobedience earned us the right to new social freedoms. Those baby boomers, in short, rocked it. The door was wide open … Continue reading