Monthly Archives: May 2016

Donovan Livingston on Education

I hope that all will listen to Donovan Livingston’s speech in the below link which will define what the end goal of education should be.  Education will save our nation, as Jefferson wrote two centuries ago – but it must … Continue reading

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President Obama’s Speeches to Japanese in Hiroshima and in Hanoi to the Vietnamese People on May 24, 2016

(1) I communicated the following words and link on Jay Bookman’s blog on May 26, 2016: “This speech to the Vietnamese people on 5/24/16 (as well as his Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech) show Obama’s vision for peace in this world … Continue reading

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“All The Way” with LBJ

I posted the following on Jay Bookman’s blog on Sunday evening, May 22, 2016: The Progressive Movement has not lost the war, imo.  And, I do not believe that LBJ created that Rightwing backlash after the Civil Rights Bill, The … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton’s Senate Speech on her “Yes” Vote for the Iraq War Today we are asked whether to give the President of the United States authority to use force in Iraq should diplomatic efforts fail to dismantle Saddam Hussein’s chemical and biological weapons and his nuclear program. I am honored to … Continue reading

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Regarding Variations in Sexuality, Gender, and Transgender Bathrooms

On May 19, I wrote the following comments on the “Get Schooled” blog of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution:  (Link: “President Obama has made the right call regarding public school bathroom use for transgender students.  When I was an adolescent in … Continue reading

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Intellectual Dissection of “The Forest vs. The Trees”

I posted the following analysis of the substantive differences in seeing intellectual truths via “The Forest” vs. “The Trees,” on Jay Bookman’s blog, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, on the morning of May 6, 2016: (Link: Part 1: The author … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton for President of the United States

   Jay Bookman on his blog, May 4, 2016: “In my own informal polling, most Republicans distressed at the thought of Trump also say they can’t envision voting for Clinton. I get that.” (Link:  ) ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Mary Elizabeth: “I … Continue reading

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