November 2015

Tragedy Revisited: Talking With My Students About Paris

Posted November 16, 2015

On September 11th, 2001, I was a sixteen-year-old junior at the Packer Collegiate Institute in Brooklyn with minimal political activism and  little to no knowledge of Middle East geography and ideologies. On November 16th, 2015, I stood in front of a group of seventeen sixteen-year-old French and French-American students, tasked with helping them understand what […]