When Twilight Descends; America’s Struggle for Reality

"Every solution to a diagnosis begins with a unified theory"- Dr Gregory House America proves there comes a time when even the best laid plan must march up to the abyss where it must then...

Prove we are Worthy

I had the good fortune to spend nearly 20 years, until 2008 in the company of citizens of various nations of the Soviet Empire. I was there when the Hammer and Sickle came down and...

Donald Trump and the Two-Front War

With his speech Donald Trump at CPAC seems to have lit the fuse for not only a cultural Awakening in America, but a "two-front war", lighting the fuse of liberty among the people of...

How Things Work For People who Don’t Read, or Won’t Read

America has come to a crossroads and the outcome all depends on whether the majority, who for all those years didn't read, and now won't except in 240-character couplets, clean up their acts. I've told...

Take Me Home by Johnny Cash

Just one more song you'll never hear an Englishman, Frenchman, Italian or German even understand, much less sing.   https://youtu.be/8d03V7AdSqk

The Russian-Ukrainian Village, Evening Bells

  In the 1960s I earned a minor in Russian Studies at university which interestingly enough, provided me with a lot of background to what I would observe when I visited Ukraine and central Russia in 1991 and 1992, when the USSR was finally cashing...