What is good?

What is good in your life? There is a lot of talk these days about what is wrong in America, and there are apparently a lot of serious problems facing citizens in other nations as well. Severe economic challenges are … Continue reading

Producing children

Do individuals who are sexually mature have the right to willfully engage in sexual activity to be producing children regardless of their ability personally or financially to care for and to raise those children? This is a fairly clear question, … Continue reading

51% Approval Rating : A simple majority

It seems to me that for us citizens of these United States to put so much effort and confidence in a political system that only requires a 51% approval rating in order to do much of anything is very foolish. … Continue reading

Whitney Houston’s Death

After Whitney Houston’s death, her family did a very fine job trying to honor her life at the “church” service that was held in the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, NJ on February 18, 2012. Initially it was planned … Continue reading

Repairs

It is really too bad that so much of the “stuff” that we have seems to be in need of repairs. This includes repairs to the “American dream” … … which is the objective of our approaching presidential national election … Continue reading

Toleration

In any civilized society where they are clear significant differences between individuals in regard to their ethnic nature, race, religious affiliations, political philosophy, economic level, and education it is good to have a system of laws in place that encourages … Continue reading

Merry Christmas ?

I probably shouldn’t even be expressing this wish for anyone at this season of the year, because it is not “politically correct”. But “happy holidays” or merry christmas doesn’t make much sense to me, because there isn’t much of a … Continue reading