The European Union has asked for and received its pound of flesh from Greece, in return for additional financial support of that country.  Greece was forced to surrender its sovereign rights over control of certain national assets, as well as its ability to regulate its own banking system.  It is a process which we have … Continue reading “Observations”

Bits and Pieces

Look Beyond the Headlines The slaughter of Believers in a church in South Carolina is being seen as a racist act, rather than one of religious martyrdom, given the testimony of the killer.  However, there are plenty of other places where black people (this is one instance where I wish there would be some definitive alternative … Continue reading “Bits and Pieces”