Gun Control in America, Post-Florida School Shooting

We’re here again, in the aftermath of another school shooting. Thoughts and prayers are not enough. I’d said that before to mixed criticism. People asserted that thoughts and prayers helped them, personally, cope with the lives that had been lost. It helped them, personally, understand the gravity of what had happened. It helped them, the personally unaffected, to deal with tragedy that had befallen fellow Americans at the hands of fellow Americans. Read More…

The First 100 Days of Trump

We’ve hit the 100-day mark with President Donald Trump.

And 100 days later, that doesn’t sound any less weird.

It’s been an interesting few months. The world has been in flux. There’s a ton of uncertainty in the air. No one really knows what to expect or what the future holds. Pundits and analysts don’t have enough data or foresight to predict what they think will happen. There are too many balls in the air, too many loose cannons to contend with, and too many unknown variables to attempt to take into account. Read More…