Jacob Bruggeman

Jacob Bruggeman is a Collegiate Network Summer Fellow at USA Today, an associate editor of the Cleveland Review of Books, and a contributor to Young Voices. Follow him on Twitter @jacob_bruggeman.

Recent blog posts by this author

It's Time to Chat With the Silent Generation

For the Millennial generation, looking to the future can feel like staring into a black abyss. The feeling is understandable. The economy hasn’t been very kind to the young, flooded as it is with devalued bachelor’s degrees and loads of debt. Yet...

What Makes a Hero?

Contemporary American society seems to be rife with divisions, deceptions, and all kinds of demagoguery. Indeed, in what some have dubbed an Age of Wonkery, the labels of ‘divider’, ‘deceiver’, and ‘demagogue’ are daily applied to...