Is America more divided today than ever?

I’m hearing this statement thrown around from the press to interacting with others in person. Families, long time friends and even business deals have broken in most recent times in America. But is this the most divided time America has ever experienced? In the 1770s we weren’t all united- some wanted to break away from… Continue reading Is America more divided today than ever?

There is no such thing as a Black Community

Community: (1) a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common. (2) a feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of sharing common attitudes, interests, and goals. When I hear people say “the Black community” or “the Jewish community” I shake my head in disagreement. It is… Continue reading There is no such thing as a Black Community

Smashing Confederate statues benefits who?

Like a thief in the night, Confederate statues were removed at Austin, Texas and throughout the nation. The quarrelsome that quickly unfolded afterwards is expected. It’s at the point where these “cause and reaction” events are getting predictable, at the cost of our country’s history. When there was a mass shooting at Charleston Church South… Continue reading Smashing Confederate statues benefits who?

The 3 lies constantly told about the Republican Party

If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed.     Growing up, if there were anything that was taught to me. The one thing that is clear. That all the people in my upbringing, despite how different they might have been…they were united  on this one principle.… Continue reading The 3 lies constantly told about the Republican Party