Speaking Truth to Power and the Value of Counterpoints: Madeleine Albright’s Surprising Commencement Address — Brain Pickings

“We should use our opinions to start discussions, not to end them.” As I was preparing to deliver my Annenberg commencement address, restlessness of a very different kind and caliber was taking place on the other side of the country. When Scripps Women’s College announced that former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright — a person…

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