I invite you to think carefully about what message his countenance suggests. Anger, defiance, irritation—I see desperation. I see it as the bomb everyone saw fused.Read more "The Bomb Everyone Saw Fused"
Artifice is part of the story. Accept this premise so that you may be equipped to reject it.Read more "What’s Old is New Again"
Reflection, rather than noise, may save this country from its darkest fantasies. Plausible deniability makes a welcomed outcome all the more unlikely.Read more "Plausible Deniability"
The War on Terror is over. Express for yourself how you feel about the Taliban takeover and where America stands. These are my thoughts.Read more "Thoughtless: Disjointed Reflections on Afghanistan"
Fairness presumes equal treatment. Fairness presumes an equal playing field. We simply aren’t playing by the same rules if we are not all aware of what we can do as members of the jury.Read more "A Step Towards Fairness and Justice"
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"