FROM MY CORNER: From Tulsa to Paris

Howell Hurst Climate & Environment, Corporate Avarice, Defining Trump, Economy & Finance, Europe, Nature, People Politics, Racism, Trump

My hometown is Tulsa, Oklahoma, the scene of the worst race massacre of  black Americans. I left Oklahoma 65 years ago to find a different environment for my life. When once I returned to a high school reunion, I again understood why I left in the first place. Oklahoma is often cited by media as… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: 7 Years 7 Months

Howell Hurst Europe, God, People, Women's Issues

Recently I stumbled on a startling fact. If you are 83 years old, as I am, the actuarial tables estimate the average date of your future death will occur in 7 years and 7 months. I find that a sobering consideration. Seven years is not very long. And the seven months don’t add a lot… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Malfocused Americans

Howell Hurst Consumerism, Education, People Politics

Barely over 5% of Americans watch the nation’s meager TV investigative news feature shows: Meet The Press, Face The Nation, This Week, Fox’s various news features. How many more watch alternative journalism and Internet entities, such as Huffington Post, Politico, and dozens, if not hundreds of others, may double that. It is possible only 10%… continue reading »