The Anatomy of Prejudice

A recent news report told about a reformed Skinhead who volunteers his time telling high school students about prejudice and extremism. “We live in a world that is very complicated,” he begins. “Extremists want their world made simple. It insulates them from the truth… from reality.” This wish for simplicity has parallels elsewhere. In the rust … More The Anatomy of Prejudice

The River and The Sea

Today’s post is a departure.  It’s a review of an exceptional book written by an extraordinary author.  First, the review, and then a bit of the author’s amazing personal story. The River and The Sea The first thought that came to mind after I finished this engaging novel was it has all the elements for … More The River and The Sea