Archive for September, 2016

Donald Trump: A clear and present danger to our country

Monday, September 26th, 2016

rex hussmannThere is a distinct possibility that Donald J. Trump will be elected the 45th president of the United States.

As such, Mr. Trump presents a clear and present danger to this country. He is a man totally unfit for such an honor and responsibility. He is a genius at what he does best; promoting the self-interest of Donald J. Trump. (more…)

And let it begin in me

Monday, September 19th, 2016

gary batchelor“Let there be peace on earth, and let it begin in me”. Wikipedia has a long list of famous artists who have sung it. Most importantly to my memories is that my college choir sang it reverently against the backdrop of the turmoil and the idealism of the late 1960s.

My peers during the late ’60s chanted slogans like “give peace a chance” and “make love, not war.” Now we are aging Baby Boomers, and far too many of my idealistic peers are frightened, angry and belligerent. The Age of Aquarius has become the Age of Attack. (more…)

Recycling: A community dilemma

Monday, September 5th, 2016

charles loveCommunity. It is sometimes described as a group of people who are united for a common goal or purpose. This sense of purpose finds its root in a common good.

I live in a community of these kinds of citizens. They want a safe, clean and prosperous place to live, and to have the kind of living environment that we desire. (more…)

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