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The World is Complicated

The death of George Floyd and others in recent months has caused a national outbreak of protests and concerns about racial disparities in the US around police enforcement. .Recent articles in the news cover the rise in violence in our cities, often caused by gang conflict. The following information and discussion illustrates the fact that […]

Turn Anger into Action

The recent unrest caused by the killing of George Floyd has created a local and national backlash. People are protesting and even rioting in the streets. They are causing fires, looting local stores, and creating havoc that is undermining civil society. While the anger and energy are understandable, it is time to do something more […]

The Ultimate Insult

Unbelievable. Memorial Day was a day to celebrate our veterans and pay respect to those who have sacrificed their time and their lives for our country. And on this day President Trump, the Commander in Chief, chose to insult a member of Congress, Conor Lamb. Lamb is a military veteran, having served as a captain […]

Memorial Day 2020

Today is Memorial Day. It is a time to honor and remember those Americans who gave their lives in service to their country. Their bravery, their loss, and their memory are all important reminders of the importance of giving service to honor and respect your country and your fellow citizens. It is ironic that the […]

It’s Socio Socio Simple

So, let’s face the simple truth. Donald Trump is a sociopath. His daily actions of bullying, ego-inflating, delusional behavior are symptomatic of a person with a serious mental illness. His actions are simply typical for a man with his condition. Let’s hope America survives the horrors of this pandemic and the strange behaviors of a challenged leader.

MLK: Make Living Kind

As we celebrate Martin Luther King Day, in memory of the great civil rights leader, we should do more than remember, we should act. Dr. King’s message was devoted to non-violent action to make the world a better place and to improve the rights and lives of all Americans, especially those who suffer from poverty, […]

Please Chill, Republicans

Republicans are ramping up the conversation on the eve of the House handing over impeachment proceedings to the Senate. The issue of impeachment is a hotly debated topic today…as it was 20 years ago in the Clinton impeachment trial. Republicans, and the President, are claiming it’s a sham and just a political stunt to remove […]