January 6, 2020 a reality check on American Democracy

Boxing is not a sport for people with weak stomachs. I awoke this morning feeling like I was punched in the stomach without prior notice. Ever had that experience? In my lifetime, I’ve been punched in the gut several times, literally and figuratively. What I learned from each experience, is that no trauma is exactly… Continue reading January 6, 2020 a reality check on American Democracy

How do we differentiate between the US and Confederate Flags?

Lately, there have been some very heated debates about the appropriateness of displaying the Confederate flag and the preservation of confederate statues.  Here is the central question. Is there any distinction between the US flag and the Confederate flag? If it is appropriate to fly both the US flag and the Confederate flag together, for… Continue reading How do we differentiate between the US and Confederate Flags?