Who is Responsible for Government Shutdown?

Do we have facts to work with The answer is elementary for most of us. Too simple and obvious to bother mulling. If one is aligned with Republican political philosophy, they might bristle, suspecting the questioner’s motives, so out of the ordinary, that there is insufficient exploratory time for thinking. Everybody knows that it’s Nancy […]

Ignore ignorance at Your Peril

There are ways to avoid the truth. First, close your eyes and pretend it’s not there (easy and popular, but very dangerous) The second approach is to manage the continuing issue. Obfuscate the issue: add decoys, red herrings, a couple of scapegoats and whatever extraneous are within reach. Convince others that it’s unclear what the […]

NYPD officers pry 1-year-old child from mother’s arms in startling video – CNN

https://www-m.cnn.com/2018/12/10/us/nypd-mother-child-video/index.html https://www-m.cnn.com/2018/12/10/us/nypd-mother-child-video/index.html NYPD and PBA have completely lost their integrity. Why work so hard on losing their humanity as well? This foolishness resulted from mother sitting on the floor because all the chairs were occupied. Then one wonders why the advice given to the public is always that, “these things won’t happen if they comply […]

Today I Wondered What Women’s Worlds Look Like

I cannot say that I know exactly what prompted me to write about this. I respect the fact that lots of women are doing excellent advocacy, writing persuasively and causing change in some circumstances affecting women’s lives across the planet. Though I give deference women’s voices on the issue, it’s my studied belief that this […]