Politics / Government

Josephina

I want to introduce you to someone. Her name is Josephina, and she has an interesting story. Actually, to call it “interesting” might be somewhat of a misnomer. She has a compelling story and a cautionary tale.   She also represented a rare opportunity for me. I consider myself to be somewhat of an academic. If...

The Neo-Fascists

Fascism: a political philosophy, movement, or regime (such as that of the Fascisti) that exalts nation and often race above the individual and that stands for a centralized autocratic government headed by a dictatorial leader, severe economic and social regimentation, and forcible suppression of opposition.   That definition was cut and pasted from the Merriam-Webster Dictionary...

Franternité

I like Old Fashioneds. I like whisky and bourbon. I enjoy congenial conversations with night nurses who are troubled with what they encounter on their way to their cars after work. Pathogens don’t particularly bother me, and I do like guns. Yes, I really like them. I like the inherent symmetry they have and...