WORLD WATCH--I, like many of my fellow Americans, am extremely concerned about Trump’s dictatorial tendencies.
NUCLEAR POLITICS-Americans who grew up with nightmares of nuclear weapons explosions should get ready for some terrifying flashbacks, for the Trump administration appears to be preparing to resume U.S. nuclear weapons tests.
DISPARATE DEVASTATION-The novel SARS-CoV-2 has roared through the American landscape leaving physical, emotional, and economic devastation in its wake.
WORLD WATCH-The rage, desperation, and determination which continue to bring tens of thousands of Americans to the streets in protest against racism and injustice hopefully will be just the beginning.
REMEMBERING JOHN LEWIS--In 1965, as chair of the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), 25-year-old John Lewis led 600 protesters on the first march from Selma, Alabama, to Montgomery, to intensify pressure on Congress to pass a federal voting rights law.
NEW GEOGRAPHY-Pessimism is the mood of the day, with 80 percent of Americans saying the country is generally out of control.