Category Archives: Controversial

When June Jordan and Buckminster Fuller Tried to Redesign Harlem

 Claire Schwartz in the New Yorker Magazine – In July of 1964, on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, Thomas Gilligan, a white off‐duty police officer, shot and killed James Powell, a Black teen-ager. Uprisings erupted in Harlem and Bedford-Stuyvesant, … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, New York City, Racism, strategy

Is Trump a Turning Point in World Politics?

Joseph S. Nye, Jr. in Project Syndicate – Will Donald Trump’s presidency mark a major turning point in world history, or is it a minor historical accident? Trump’s electoral appeal may turn on domestic politics, but his effect on world … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Democracy, Donald Trump, Future, Geopolitical, government, leadership, Media, News, Obsolescence, Politics, Power, psychological profile, Thought-Provoking Analysis

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Biden Condemned Violence. Why Won’t Trump?

Michelle Goldberg in the New York Times – Only one candidate incites his supporters to mayhem. When Elizabeth Neumann went to work in counterterrorism in Donald Trump’s Department of Homeland Security, she thought she’d be focused on Islamic extremism, as … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Donald Trump, Joe Biden, New York Times, Racism, White Supremacists

A Little-Known Brain Chemical Could Be The Reason Your Memory Is Losing Its Edge

Redi-Mind – It all started with minor slips easily dismissed as “senior moments”  You forgot your keys. You called someone by the wrong name. The word you were looking for was on the tip of your tongue, but you couldn’t … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Senior citizens