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 #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…