Source: The mealy-mouthed cowardice of America’s elites after Charlottesville Very well-stated, by one of my favorites, Fareed Zakaria. This is no time to pull punches or stare at the clouds and ponder the ambiguities of what happened last weekend in Charlottesville, America. Either you’re in or you’re out.
Source: Say hello to a post-American world The incredible slight in all of this, that Fareed elucidates, starkly, yet reassuringly, is that the world moves on easily without America, the superpower. The elevation of our most mediocre, our basest and mundane, to America’s highest realm – with our own permission and utter transparancy, mind you […]
Originally posted on John J Hogan:
To kick off the epilogue to this record of one of the most educational, enjoyable and hopefully pivotal periods of my life, I’ll go back to where I started over four months ago by quoting the late, great Hunter S. Thompson. After a friend had written to him asking…
Welcome to HH BlogAngel’s ‘Only on the Back Page’, 4th of July, 2017 at HarbourTown’s 18th fairway!
Source: Ethiopia – Part Three John Hogan gets a dose of Ethiopian hospitality poolside. And a dose of African sun.
DerricklWeston nails it again for me. Source: Feast or Famine
Source: My Response to the New York Times’ Google Article: What They left Out. A Lot! And to my dear friend, Morna McDermott, thanks for keeping them honest, because at the end of the day, this is what democracy looks like:
Source: Graduation Again, I have to share John Hogan’s journal from Nigeria. Including exciting video of graduation traditions at Wits University, ever reminding us of how precious access to education is, and how fortunate we are as Americans to ever be in a position to take it for granted. Thanks again, John!
Source: Charter Schools forEdualch This is a most important read for anyone who cares about the future of education for American children. You owe it to yourselves and your families to know why educators in this country are so concerned about the current state of this White House administration, as it relates to your kids […]
A great secret about being on Hilton Head at special times of the year is that island families and visitors are protected by elves that live underground. Through the years, they have observed the island’s growth from their quiet little nooks, sneaking out at dusk and in the wee hours to assist us in areas […]