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FROM MY CORNER: America’s Priorities

Howell Hurst Corona Virus, Humans, Nature, People

Three life-sustaining things are absolutely necessary right now.               1. We all must remain housed for isolation.             2. We all must be able to acquire food.              3. We all must be able to acquire medical attention. All other consumption can and should be considered of secondary importance. All landlords can and should be required not to… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Reality Check

Howell Hurst Humans, Nature, People

The Hubble telescope and hundreds of other high-powered telescopes have been searching space for years. They have viewed millions of miles, actually millions of light years, out into the vast Universe. We have essentially seen what is out there. We know our tiny position in the physical space we all live in. We have mapped… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER, Our Times, Wow!

Howell Hurst American News, Humans, People, People Politics

Well, in the midst of our collective national mental breakdown induced by the Corona Virus isolation, I’ve kept quiet for the simple reason I can’t think of anything really smart to say. To prevent totally insanity, I’ve been reading a history book about the way our white ancestors methodically eliminated all but 1.6% of some… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Media’s Myopia

Howell Hurst American News, Humans, People, Racism

[Myopia according to Webster’s is: “nearsightedness; lack of understanding or foresight.” Arguably this defines the state of America’s newspapers and broadcasting companies. And, unfortunately, of too many of the American people.] Nationally, current riots document this near-sightedness after decades of onerous financial oppression of blacks and poor whites by a predominantly wealthy white racist-inclined American… continue reading »