Forty-nine young lives cut down in Orlando in a collection of minutes. How even to fathom that; how to fix it?
An arbitrary line in the sand does nothing to achieve real moral balance.
“If you boycott Israel,” said Gov. Cuomo, “New York will boycott you.”
It is hard to imagine the U.S. government would ignore such persistent poverty levels on the mainland.
Books and Culture
'The Relic Master,' by Christopher Buckley; 'The Man Who Loved Birds,' by Fenton Johnson; "The Thing About December,' by Donal Ryan
'Evicted,' by Matthew Desmond
'The Way to the Spring,' by Ben Ehrenreich
"Finding Dory” might be a more interesting movie than “Nemo” without being any better, or having a message that will resonate quite so resoundingly with young viewers.