The good news is that Rome, like many other great civilizations, often flirted with decline without necessarily falling off the cliff. So our demise is far from a forgone or inevitable conclusion. Hope remains.
How polite are we really?
“Racism is very subtle in Canada; the micro-aggressions, imperceptible to the perpetrator, are part of what is seen as normal life.”
Prelude Is social media making us simple-minded? Are we losing our capacity for critical thought? Have our education institutions let us down? I believe the answer to all of these questions is YES. I have written about these subjects before, however, in the wake of recent scenes emerging from the US: The Amy Cooper video The […]
Please take everything I’m about to say as it’s intended – Tough love. For all those saying “We’ve never seen anything like this” – Yes we have, and it can get much worse. In June 2018 I published an article in which I stated: “If you take a broad look at the full history of […]