Author: Teryn O'Brien

5 Nonfiction Books on Racism Every White Person Should Read

Our country has been wrestling with race issues in a seemingly new explosion of tension over the past few years. This prompted me, as a white woman, to delve into why I bristle at terms like “white privilege” and “police…

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Understanding the Struggle of Minorities through The Warmth of Other Suns

Developing empathy, studying history, and listening to the stories of people different from me is vital to be a flourishing citizen. And books like The Warmth of Other Suns by the Pulitzer Prize–winning author Isabel Wilkerson have helped me, as…

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