I Will Not Turn the Other Cheek

For more than 150 years, first Negroes, then Blacks, then African Americans have been told the same thing: just wait, it will get better. The Massachusetts 54th, the first African American regiment, fought not just to end slavery, but also for the promise of a better life. Freed slaves were promised "40 acres and a … Continue reading I Will Not Turn the Other Cheek

Retirees Need Relief Too…

This was prompted after an email exchange with a friend.  Retirees also need help from the COVID-19 relief bill.  Please consider contacting your Congressperson and Senators.  Here is what I sent: Please quickly bring this to the Senator's attention.  The relief bill under consideration needs to have provisions added to help retirees.  Anyone, aged 70 … Continue reading Retirees Need Relief Too…

Cell Phones? COVID-19?

Your cell phone may be the most dangerous thing you touch today, yesterday, and tomorrow.  (CNN just reported on this, I have been thinking about it, they provided scientific back-up, so I'm comfortable writing with the idea that this is helpful, not more scare mongering).  So you are diligent.  You come home and the first … Continue reading Cell Phones? COVID-19?