ElectionsVote It is a little early now to start listing our resolutions for the coming new year.  But it is now about the right time to be thinking about our more serious new year’s resolution, so that b(more..)

ElectionsVote You may remember just a few years ago that no one -- and that means no one! – was to get a California high school degree without knowing algebra.  That was a major part of the No Child Left(more..)

ElectionsVote In a few weeks, I am 69 years old.  You can imagine that my poor little brain tries to hold a lot of important memories.  Indeed, if you are only 35, my mind is trying to retain twice as man(more..)

ElectionsVote You may think that we in Southern California fully escaped those triple catastrophes from Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. Think again. We didn’t fully escape anything. Even in Southern Cali(more..)

ElectionsVote During the 2016 presidential election it was remarked many times from either pro or con commentators how successfully candidate Donald Trump was taking oxygen from his opposing candidates.  (more..)

ElectionsVote So, for the last couple of years now America has been introduced to a bizarre discussion over whether more things Mexican should be sent over a giant wall.  It is such a wall that will surely sen(more..)

ElectionsVote Who is John Galt? I imagine that is much too tricky a question for any millennial in the world.  But at one time – when Americans were reading Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged – that w(more..)

ElectionsVote Within our last living generation, there has been a terrible onslaught of gun killings in our schools.  This has included killings many elementary school students and teachers at the Sandy Hill E(more..)

ElectionsVote A much too common experience among teachers like me is that when students finish their assignment, they will come to their instructor and ask: “What do I do now?”  In fact, that is be(more..)

ElectionsVote Dear Foster Mom: Congratulations on your acquired a foster child last week.  I understand of course that this is a great responsibility. I am writing because I have also heard that you have had (more..)