Contributors

When reading opinion articles, it is always interesting and useful to know a little background about the author who wrote the particular piece. So here are the various writers who contribute articles regularly, with a little information about who they are and where they come from.

Daniel Macmillen

17 years old, Russian and British

Email: danielmacmillen@theopenwall.org

“To be hopeful in bad times is not just foolishly romantic. It is based on the fact that human history is a history not only of cruelty, but also                                     of compassion, sacrifice, courage and  kindness.” – Howard Zinn

Julian Modiano

18 years old, Italian

Email: julianmodiano@theopenwall.org

I want to stand as close to the edge as I can without going over. Out on the edge you see all the kinds of things you can’t see from the                                         center.” – Kurt Vonnegut

more on Julian Modiano →

Jack Pickering

17 years old, British

Email: jackpickering@theopenwall.org

“In these matters the only certainty is that nothing is certain” – Pliny the Elder

more on Jack Pickering →


Logan Christie

17 years old, United States

Email: loganchristie@theopenwall.org

“Fear the time when man will not suffer and die for a concept, for this one quality is the foundation of man, and this one quality is man,                                           distinctive in the universe.” – John Steinbeck

more on Logan Christie →

Matthew Beebee

17 years old, British

Email: matthewbeebee@theopenwall.org

“The philosophers have only interpreted the world in various ways: the point is to change it.” – Karl Marx

more on Matthew Beebee →

Tanya Neufeld

18 years old, Columbian, Argentine, United States

Email:  tanyaneufeld.openwall.org@gmail.com

“Tomorrow we will run faster, stretch our arms farther…And one fine
morning–so we beat on, boats against the current, borne back                                             ceaselessly into the past.”
 – F. Scott Fitzgerald

more on Tanya Neufeld →

Deepi Virk

17 years old, British and Indian

Email: deepivirk.openwall.org@gmail.com

“You see things; and you say, ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were; and I say, ‘Why not?’” – George Bernard Shaw

more on Deepi Virk →

Submissions

Simrat Kaur / 19 years old / Norwegian and Indian 

Submissions by Simrat Kaur →

Simrat’s family is originally from India, but she was born in Norway and has lived there her entire life. She considers herself extremely lucky because she lives in a country that has been rated world’s most peaceful. 

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