Causes or Symptoms?

There is, underlying the place in which we now find ourselves, a process whereby we reached this point. It would seem that if this point may be characterized by anything, it might be that of division. Until and unless we address the root cause , I fear we are lost. I...

Re-arranging Our Prejudices

A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices. —William James

How to deal with fools

Arguing with an invincibly ignorant mindset is like playing chess with pigeons. No matter HOW good I am at chess, the pigeon is just gonna knock over the pieces, crap on the board, and strut around like it’s victorious. Best to just pro-actively avoid such superfluous...

Trump Memes

We are tending to conflate 5 issues regarding Trump and roll them all up into childish memes. 1) Trump’s personality 2) Trump’s character 3) Tump’s abilities 4) Trump’s intentions 5) The office of the President of the Unitited States 1)...

Words Are Not Action And Never Will Be.

Today I read an interesting piece on FaceBag, written by a friend whom I respect. Eloquent and somewhat inspiring – but lacking one thing – IMHO; any practical call to action! It is entitled, “Why I Am Glad Trump Won” – as truly a snide...