Letters to My Granddaughter, No. 66

By | April 18, 2024

[April 18, 2024]  His face was wrinkled and tanned; he was thin, of medium height, with blue eyes and thinning gray hair, and wearing thick glasses.  Douglas James Satterfield sat in his favorite chair overlooking the front of his farmhouse, smoking an unfiltered Camel cigarette.  His farm was located south of Pine Bluff, Arkansas, near the Arkansas River. … Read More »

Advice for Young Men: the Good Men Project

By | April 17, 2024

[April 17, 2024]   We are introduced to “The Good Men Project” with the subhead “The conversation no one else is having.”  In a piece titled “20 Pieces of Advice for Men in Their 20x”, author Peter Ross provides some much-needed advice taken from men’s experiences to help men not waste a critical decade in their twenties. Don’t Settle:… Read More »

REDUXX: Pro-Woman, Pro-Child Safeguarding

By | April 16, 2024

[April 16, 2024]  Sometimes being lucky works.  I recently discovered a social media site called REDUXX: Feminist News and Opinion.  Their media was launched in January 2022 to create a pro-woman, pro-child safeguarding platform that provides “quality news and opinion on the stories the mainstream media ignores.” That got my attention.  As I’ve written many times, the media… Read More »

Scotland’s Hate Crime Law

By | April 12, 2024

[April 12, 2024]  A week ago, I wrote about R.K. Rowling’s potential arrest for telling the truth about the “trans craze.”  Now that Scotland’s Hate Crime Law is in effect for one week, there are over 8,000 complaints submitted, and the police force is in an uproar.  But what is most ironic is that many of these complaints… Read More »

Letters to My Granddaughter, No. 65

By | April 11, 2024

[April 11, 2024]  In the early 1960s, the American economy was not doing as well as one might believe.  Things were tough; the baby boomer generation was everywhere, and although jobs were plentiful, they paid almost nothing.  For a kid looking to earn some money, forget it.  We had to compete with adults looking for work, and potential… Read More »

The Ukraine (another War Update)

By | April 9, 2024

[April 9, 2024]  Ten years ago, I wrote about the failure of the Obama Administration to protect the fledgling democratic movement in Ukraine from being destroyed by the Russian war machine.  I wrote, “Since the U.S. had no strategy, policy, or leadership on the Ukraine War, that … we are accepting [read violent] behavior” by Russia (see link).… Read More »