We’ve reached the post-truth era. 2016 will be the year the phenomenon of soothing truth was finally recognized, truth that massages our own biases and kneads away troublesome knots of inconvenient fact. Gradients of truth, varying in their veracity, overload our supposedly shortening attention spans and we are collectively led to the newspaper’s logical conclusion: memes […]Read more "Post-Normal"
The breach of the Capitol of the United States was, first and foremost, a breach of the United States of America’s center of power. What I saw was the successful challenging of America’s authority, unstopped by a security force that did not seem to know where its allegiance lied. The police set up a barricade […]Read more "January 6, 2021"
The official BLM website seems ready to wield the hammer and sickle. Why not also the gun?Read more "WHY BLM SHOULD BE A PRO-GUN MOVEMENT."
Think carefully about when you’ll be able to trust people again–and why you aren’t the one making that decision.Read more "Admit You Mistrust"
Mistrust is but a symptom of a greater disease. Which will kill first, we’ll just have to see.Read more "Reflecting on COVID-19"
Following the protests leading from the death of George Floyd, a collection place for my thoughts.Read more "BLM"
So you don’t like either candidate, I get it. Realize that sitting out of elections helps no one, least of all yourself.Read more "Dear Non-Voter"
I would want to grow my party, not fragment it more.Read more "If I Were A Democratic Strategist"
As Trump knows, it’s never too early to start campaigning. With Iowa around the corner, here’s more fuel for the Trump fire.Read more "If I Were A Republican Strategist"
No narrative is without sin, so if we must point fingers, let’s at least do so through open eyes.Read more "Real Life Minesweeper"
Another year down, another retrospective look at the year through the books that got me through it.Read more "2019 Selfies…with Books! Year in Review"