Essays

To What End? What Now?

Some commentators to this blog originally asked – quite rightly- what I was hoping to accomplish by writing my semi-scathing list of  (untrue) things that most of my fellow Americans believe.  One person pointed out that one doesn’t see, for example, a football coach telling his team “ah, you guys …
Politics

Seven Untrue Things Most Americans Believe

The following is an essay written by me a couple of years ago. The facts seem to me to be the same way today. These seven are still untrue. I have the good fortune (and the interesting experiences) of both living with and working with a number of people who are …