For readers words say more than pictures.

In recent years when I’ve opened an online journalist’s newspaper report I’ve been unable to close the videos purportedly representing the text I’m trying to read. Often, unable to read the text because of the impossible-to-close videos, some of which are mindless junk promotions,  I just close the page assuming that regardless of header topic, … More For readers words say more than pictures.

“Birth of a Nation”

George Washington, real-estate warrior, political father of America and of the world’s first universal male vote dreaded the possibility that every little American would be born a little Tory or a little Wig. …”It was Washington who warned against the formation of political parties and urged the nation to choose leaders for reasons that transcended … More “Birth of a Nation”


‘Steve Jobs: “People Don’t Read Anymore.”‘ The above was a response to a search for “Do people read?” a search based on my belief that fewer people read books. The first set of responses I got were that reading has increased astronomically from 1945 until now that appeared among headers about self publishing reminding me … More Reading

Education and Equality

After I’d put the “Free Tuition” post up I realized that linking minorities to community colleges in the Democrat draft (if U.S. community colleges are like Canada’s and those proliferating private colleges) offensive. …We will make community college free, while ensuring the strength of our historically minority-serving institutions. Achieving these goals depends on state and federal … More Education and Equality