Personal Safety

Will guns make us safer?

At a time when fear seems to be driving our society, safety is a major issue. Many people don’t feel safe. Many believe that the crime rate has increased over the past few years. The reality is that it has decreased significantly since the 1970s and that the ‘70s in many ways were the most dangerous times  for personal safety for people in this society. Continue reading “Personal Safety”

The Election

The election is over and most of us would agree that that’s a good thing.  Most of us would also agree that the next few months or years may be difficult ones.

The good news is that we have an opportunity to address the things, the issues, that have separated us and divided us.  To do this, we will need the skills and the attitudes of resilience.  So here is my checklist of things to do. Continue reading “The Election”