Know Thy Neighbor

written by Jerome Danner Being in communion with those living in your neck of the woods should be more important than many of us make it out to be in the day in which we live.  Whether we have thought about it or not, whether we care about it or not, it is actually quite…

Ep. 54 – Conversation with Jon Gabriel (@exjon) – Talking Chelsea Manning, Jemele Hill, Trump Working with Democrats, & Trump’s Base

Next on Thinking It Through:  I get the opportunity to converse with the Editor-in-Chief of Ricochet.com, Mr. Jon Gabriel.  He gives me his thoughts on Harvard hiring (and later rescinding the invitation) Chelsea Manning to be a visiting fellow, ESPN Host Jemele Hill’s recent comments on Trump, Trump working with Democrats, and how important is building the…

Whether or Not You Agree with #DACA Being Rescinded, It Should be a Reminder to “#Dreamers”

(Photo via http://bdnews24.com/world/2017/09/05/trump-scraps-dreamer-immigration-program-for-children-brought-to-us-illegally) written by Jerome Danner The rescinding of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) (that had been established by Pres. Obama back in 2012) this past Tuesday is a thorny issue that has brought much drama and emotion in the days following statements made by Attorney General Sessions and President Trump.  Although many…

Be Better Than Me, My Son

As I approach my son’s first birthday, a thought has come to mind that is indicative of the state that I and his mother are in.  We have been experiencing some frustrating times financially and I have not been able to find any work that will pay more than what I am currently bringing home….