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Author Archives: Steve

Whistling past the graveyard

Moving On For the past month, I’ve been listening to those who supported and voted for Donald Trump as president tell me and the others that are concerned about these election results to “get over it” and “move on”. The snarky part of me wants to ask these folks why we should “get over it” […]

Urban/Rural Cultural and Political Divide

This is kinda an “open letter” to the two writers I discuss below. If you haven’t done so already, please, Please, PLEASE read these three items: Hillbilly Elegy, A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance J. D. Vance Interview with Rod Dreher at The American Conservative Blog Post by David Wong, (AKA Jason […]

Religious freedom?

Prejudice is what we hold in our heads. We all have our prejudices – some of which we feel uncomfortable with and whose impact on our thinking and behavior we try to minimize. Others are strongly held beliefs that we may feel to be well-founded World Views. Discrimination is the mechanism by which we allow […]