From WW II to America

My dad was born in Riga, Latvia, in 1929. My Grandmother was a former schoolteacher, who became Superintendant of the Riga school district. My Grandfather was an artist of some repute. Dad had two brothers, one adopted…my Grandparents found a basket containing a baby on their doorstep one […]

The American Dream

I get that everyone wants a shot at the “American Dream” and note that’s the “American Dream”, not the French Dream, or the Italian, German, Indian, Chinese,British, etc. However do it legally, not by breaking American laws as your first act of pursuing it. Also the “Dream” is […]

Why is America embracing Socialism?

I must be getting old. That’s what my grandmother used to say, when things around her stopped making sense. I went to college at one of those lofty bastions of Liberal thinking, in New York City. Although I didn’t, plenty of my friends proudly wore t-shirts emblazoned with […]