Monthly Archives: August 2010

Bigotry

Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it. In the 1920s in a country suffering from economic hard times, the woes of the people were blamed on members of a specific religious/ethnic group. Houses of worship … Continue reading

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Meanness

The United States has become a culture of mean.  Maybe it always has been, but I just didn’t notice until recently.  Reality shows, with their emphasis on humiliation and rejection, are some of the most popular on television.  Why is … Continue reading

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