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Why, Indeed, Do We Want Them?

I cannot resist one more response to the president’s remarks. Tire Fire Many third-world nations lack basic infrastructure such as paved roads, and environmental/safety regulations to prevent disastrous fires and/or pollution. But this photo was made in Oklahoma, near the center of the United States. (Copyright © 2005 by Wil C. Fry.) I already wrote[…]

Once Again, Almost Everyone Is Missing The Point

It’s not surprising that Donald Trump is once again in the news for being a racist. What IS surprising, at least to me, is how often the news media — and the public — seems to be missing the point. When Trump used the phrase “shithole countries” to describe (apparently) Haiti, El Salvador, and several[…]

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