When we barricade our nation off from other cultures, we pay the price in loss of creativity, innovation, and inner strength.
Socialism and racism: both are associated in hearts and minds with fear and scarcity. This state of mind can be eased by a tasty slice of “Infinite Pie.”
Donald Trump brought great shame upon this country when he ordered U.S. troops to depart northern Syria, betraying the Kurdish militia, our strongest ally in the war against ISIS in Syria.
Con nuestros votos, cada uno de nosotros puede hacer una diferencia enorme. Hay que registrarse a votar, estudiar los candidatos y las propuestas, y votar en cada elección sin falta.
Each of us who votes can make a huge difference in the future of our city, county, state and country. How? First, get registered to vote. Then learn about the issues and candidates. Finally, vote in every election.
“Se cometieron errores.” Es un intento de apaciguar, aproximándose a una disculpa sin reconocer culpa, como si los errores no tuvieran historial ni autores ni consecuencias. Pero sí los hay, y muchos.
“Mistakes were made”: it’s an attempt to appease, approximating an apology without recognizing fault, as though the mistakes had neither a past, nor sources, nor consequences. But they have a long list of them.
With the vast majority of Americans living paycheck to paycheck there’s not much room in the budget for increased costs. There is mounting pressure for change.
It comes down to this. Criticism of political views and policies is one thing. Playing the race card is something else altogether.
It’s long past time to hold to account the president (and his enablers) on the rhetoric that empowers acts of violence. Such words create a climate that fosters just this kind of evil.