*Online Debate Speech Concerning Defunding the Police – From Thursday, June 18, 2020 *

(I participated in a civil dialogue on the recent popular slogan – “Defund the Police”. The words below are read aloud to those in attendance. / The bullet statements are other thoughts that I had but did not say.) Hello, my name is Jerome Danner, and I have been a blogger, writer, and recently anContinue reading “*Online Debate Speech Concerning Defunding the Police – From Thursday, June 18, 2020 *”

Ellen DeGeneres Defended Herself (But She Really Should Not Have Had To Do So)

‘Why should Ellen have to defend her friendship with George W. Bush?’ Imagine being so sensitive that seeing someone you love getting along with someone you hate triggers your emotions. It sounds like a scene out of some John Hughes flick from the 80s. Actually, this scenario could be pulled out of many movies aboutContinue reading “Ellen DeGeneres Defended Herself (But She Really Should Not Have Had To Do So)”

Free Speech is Great, But We Should Encourage More Civil Discourse (from September 28, 2017 – for The Daily Nerv)

Recent news has made it urgent to encourage and explain to the masses why free speech is a great freedom and right to have and express. The issue is a topic of high-priority because of what we have seen play out on our television screens as of late, from “protesting” (if it can really beContinue reading “Free Speech is Great, But We Should Encourage More Civil Discourse (from September 28, 2017 – for The Daily Nerv)”

Episode 60 – Consistency with Morals and Civil Discourse (Free Speech)

This is the 60th episode of Thinking It Through with Jerome Danner (my podcast). Today, I am speaking the growing number of sexual assault allegations in the news. There are some people who are being inconsistent with their support of some alleged “sexual predators” and their anger at other “sexual predators” who are across theContinue reading “Episode 60 – Consistency with Morals and Civil Discourse (Free Speech)”

Episode 03 – Contact Sports, Some Yale University Students, and My Argument Against Abortion

Next up on Thinking It Through with Jerome Danner, I try to think through issues dealing with loving contact sports while knowing about the dangers of concussions, which can result in chronic traumatic encephalopathy (look up Dr. Bennet Omalu).  Then, I touch on issues with civil discourse again: this time with some Yale University students andContinue reading “Episode 03 – Contact Sports, Some Yale University Students, and My Argument Against Abortion”