Blog #8 Proper Protesting

Review I received very nice responses to my poem on supporting the flag. One good friend suggested we should all “read ‘The American Miracle’ by Medved which documents the astounding number of extremely improbable events/factors which had to occur to bring about our republic.”  He believes we need to read Read more…

Blog # 7:Protests

In thinking about abortion I thought about what it would take for me to take part in a formal protest. I have spoken up for people and I have spoken out on issues but never an organized protest. During this time of reflection, some protests occurred. During the 4th of Read more…

Blog #6: End of Discourse on Abortion

My little book, “Being a Proverbial Student,” promotes knowledge, understanding and wisdom. I am convinced proper dialog (civil discourse) is helpful in that process. For those of you who have followed my new blog adventure, you understand my current interest is creating dialog with abortion second. In response to my Read more…

Blog #5: Abortion

ABORTION Anytime a highly emotional topic is addressed, a serious test of civil discourse occurs. Abortion is an emotional topic and will be a big test of our ability to have a dialog. I am more interested in creating dialog than the topic, although I have a high interest in Read more…

Blog #4 Abortion:Options

Blog # 4 ABORTION: The Possible Opinions. Well, if we are going to discuss serious issues –we just as well start with a really, really big one. Given the current political environment I am reasonably certain of two things: first, new state laws are going to lead to a Supreme Read more…