The people of America need to have an uncomfortable conversation. This 4th of July felt unlike any holiday before. The United States of America is supposed to be a country that treats its residents as equals and that provides “Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness” to its inhabitants. We are meant to welcome those […]
Only 1/3 of the people wanted to repeal Obamacare. So why do the Republicans continue on this blather of repeal when the majority of folks want reform not repeal. Why, when polls indicate people really want a Single Payer or Medicaid for All solution, as many as 60% at this polling, do the majority of […]
I’ve watched this Country, the “United States of America” (and I use the term loosely at this point) go from being a prosperous place where amazing things happened with seeming ease (dams, bridges, tunnels, Inter-State highways, telephone lines, electricity, train tracks) to a place where everything is in some kind of seeming disrepair. There was […]
Spending a lot of time on a history lesson is not something I am going to take on. We are, after all, facing something unprecedented in the United States, so a plan of action is what should be on everyone’s mind. We might need to spend just a little time thinking about our history though, […]
How do we break the “chain of pain” and learn to love one another? Some thoughts and suggestions!