Make America Grating Again 

Make America Grating Again 

Remember when your parents yelled at you and your friends for slamming the screen door or not washing your hands before you grabbed something from the Fridge. “You guys are grating on my nerves!” Donald Trump is not only slamming the door on Israeli/Palestinian peace...
Law should forbid U.S. nuclear first strike

Law should forbid U.S. nuclear first strike

Few Americans are still alive who have a living memory of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings.   Maybe that’s why so little attention is paid to the danger of nuclear war, unlike in the 1950s and 1960s. The purpose of U.S. nuclear weapons is to deter an attack by a...
He Is Not A King …

He Is Not A King …

Many years ago, my sister-in-law, Linda, tried to teach me a new card game … I disremember what the game was, for I am not good at games and I likely never played it again after that night.  She had a unique way, for she rather made the rules as she went.  And, when I...