We must stop destroying our institutions

America enters 2021 still in the grip of a pandemic. One of the reasons coronavirus continues to burrow ever deeper into our society is the attack on science has succeeded; sufficient numbers of Americans believe coronavirus falls somewhere on a continuum of flu to hoax. The undermining of science is just one example of the … Continue reading We must stop destroying our institutions

A few questions for the U.S. news media

Public Domain image Do tell me, U.S. news media (and below I am sometimes referring to you as local entities and other times as national organizations), why do you... Go with wall-to-wall coverage of protests but don’t when local or statewide elections are happening?Talk the talk about objectivity but then abandon all pretense of it … Continue reading A few questions for the U.S. news media