Education American-Style (Cont’d)

Biologically, survival and reproduction comprise success for every life-form. For humans especially, however, survival also depends upon nurturing the young via education. Ah, but how? “The most terrifying words in the English language are, ‘I’m from the...

Maternalism & Matriarchy

Maternalism and matriarchy. Maternalism is healthy and normal. Can the same be said for matriarchy? Definitions maternalism n.: a state or trait relating to motherhood and the characteristics implied therein. matriarchy n.: a system of social organization in which...

A Gorgeous Gorge: An Essay

[Note (15JUL2019): Summertime! Vacationing time for you and for us. Accordingly, after this new posting, we’ll be absent for two weeks or so. We hope you find this new posting entertaining; many have.] The trim redhead of a certain age with a sharp tongue and an...

Matriarchy In America

[Editor’s Note (08JUL2019): A few days ago, we received sad news. A good friend and colleague of many years had died.      Born at the end of the Great Depression, he lived through World War Two followed by the rise of a patriarchal United States of America to its...