Lying defines the Trump era of American life. The sheer volume, brazenness, and repetition are all unmatched in US history. That Trump constantly lies is something that even most of his supporters acknowledge– that is just Trump being Trump! But it always comes with a caveat: We understand what he really means. At some point, […]Read more "To Understand the Trump Era, Forget Orwell and Read Hannah Arendt"
Dear friend or loved one: It has been too long. If you do not live with me or did not grow up in the same household I did then chances are we have not seen each other in a long, long time. I wish that were not the case. I hear that you are over […]Read more "A Letter to the COVID Deniers in My Life"
A look at the state of the COVID-19 pandemic in the US, what needs to happen to mitigate risks and speed up the return to normalcy, and what the Biden and Trump COVID-19 response plans tell us about what are options are in the upcoming election.Read more "How Will Biden or Trump Deal With COVID-19?"