What is the purpose of education?

I cannot think of much else these days – except for the catastrophe of the election of Donald Trump.  People keep trying to understand – to explain how it happened – and I hear over and over again that the underlying problem is education. That this happened at all shows there is a fundamental flaw… Continue reading What is the purpose of education?

Written in honor of Dr. MLK and the upcoming inauguration.

It’s now been 2 months since the election – and I watch how people around me are coping, or not coping, with the election results. I have one friend who has started to have panic attacks – something she thought had been put to rest years ago. Many, like me, have disconnected to a degree.… Continue reading Written in honor of Dr. MLK and the upcoming inauguration.