How I process the news

I’m not sure if there is more to be concerned about in the world or if the ubiquitous access to information makes it seem that way. Either way, I’ve found that I have to regularly upgrade my information sources and my filtering strategies. Simultaneously,...

An Election Day Perspective

Tomorrow is election day in the United States. I confess, I am suffering from campaign fatigue. I will be glad when we know the results and can move on. Don’t get me wrong, I care who wins. Nancy and I cast our ballots two weeks ago before she left for SE Asia....

9/21 World Peace Day

Today, September 21, is designated the¬†International Day of Peace by the United Nations. The UN is calling for “a total cessation of hostilities around the globe.” I share this vision. Doesn’t every responsible person dream of a day of no war...