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“While you bleed to death.”

One of my readers has taken exception to the impeachment rhetoric overflowing since Wednesday’s announcement by Nancy Pelosi that the current president of the United States will be undergoing an … Continue reading

September 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

Fears of freedom in the Great Again

  My uncle read this recently, and sent me a note: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/10/14/opinion/sunday/millennials-freedom-fear.htmlet “Let me tell you about freedom. It is not a ‘thing’, like Uggs or a new laptop. Freedom … Continue reading

October 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

Brexit! – or – Cutting Off Your Nose To Spite Your Face

This just in: “In voting to leave the E.U., it is vital to stress that there is now no need for haste.” –Boris Johnson Two days after Britain voted to … Continue reading

June 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Je suis Charlie, mais …

The murder of the editorial and creative staff of Charlie Hebdo is an almost inconceivably horrible crime. Charlie Hebdo stood undoubtedly for freedom of expression, to take to task everyone … Continue reading

January 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Times we live in (no pun intended)

There’s a lot to say in a first post. It’s not possible to get it all in, of course, especially at this time of night. But the world, for someone … Continue reading

March 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

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