MLK DAY – 2022

Monday, January 17, 2022

This year’s MLK Day commemoration feels particularly significant in the face of last year’s insurrectionist attack on our nations capitol. With the ever...

Kyle Rittenhouse

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

While you prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas, to enjoy the spirit of celebration and “feeling the love,” don’t lose sight of what the not...

The Sun Rises

Friday, June 25, 2021

Writing like all forms of art requires time, labor, and fortitude. Art is a hard profession. Natural ability is not a shoo-in for success. The array...

Trump's Acquittal

Saturday, February 13, 2021

Democracy is a form of representative self-government that by definition comprises the full participation of all the self-governing selves. When the...

Black History Month

Thursday, February 4, 2021

In Short, Black History Month (February)
Carter G. Woodson, a Harvard-educated historian, is credited with creating Black History Month.

Don't Tread on Me

Friday, January 15, 2021

GADSDEN Flag (Don’t Tread on Me)

As we were wont to say in the Marine Corps, “What’s the skinny?” (confidential information on a particular...

"Work Brings Freedom"

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

“Work Brings Freedom” is a slogan roughly translated from the German Arbit macht Frei that was placed at the entrances to a number of Nazi concentration...

Time Line to Disaster

Saturday, January 9, 2021

The antecedents of a cluster fuck response to a predictable riot.

According to after-the-incident talking heads:
Mon. – Tues.

Trump's Incited Coup Attempt

Thursday, January 7, 2021

Thousands of Trump seditionists showed up at the National Capitol in D.C. on Wednesday to riot and break into the hallowed symbolic edifice of American...

New Year 2021 – A Matter of Choice

Thursday, December 31, 2020

So here we are, poised between life and death behavior, choosing to spread COVID or stop spreading it. This hellish predicament we find ourselves in...