We must disagree with each other as opponents, not as enemies; we must look beyond our differences to see on all parts a genuine, if at times misguided, concern for our country and our society.
I am forty years older than my eighth-graders. So little has changed since I was their age–yet so much. In 1982, my friends and I had phones, video games, pop music, movies, and television. I was one of the few kids in my school who had a computer, an Atari 800. I did not have [...]