This article, “Fundamentalism, racism, fear and propaganda: An insider explains why rural, Christian white America will never change,” caught my attention recently. The author begins: As the aftermath of the election of Donald Trump is still being sorted out, a common theme keeps cropping up from all sides: “Democrats failed to understand white, working-class, fly-over […]
This brutal, frank analysis of Trump’s performance at the G20 this past week by Australian journalist Chris Uhlmann appeared on my Facebook feed this morning. It is a sad commentary on way the United States is now perceived by the world. There can be no pleasure in the fall from grace of this mighty nation. […]
It took a monumental event to bring me out of my blogging wilderness. Brexit is a cautionary tale for all who are concerned about the future of democracy and the role of its citizens.