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”
Dealing with the issues that divide this country.
In the last blog we talked about the present reality that we find ourselves in presenting a number of opportunities for us to address the issues that have separated us and continue to divide this country. Continue reading “The 2016 Election – Part Two”
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”