Posts Tagged ‘liberals’
Civil Rights Leaders Dubbed Detroit a Model City in the 1960’s. Riots Changed the Face of the City..
#dettoit #detroitriots #civilrights #riots This is the second article in a series that began with my previous post about moving my family to Detroit in 1966. I concluded that piece with the statement “Nothing in our Midwestern upbringing prepared us (my wife and me) for the changes, the violence, the hatred, and the heroics that…Read More
Occupy Wall Street — What is Next?
Here is a story that makes a point about the Occupy Wall Street movement. A friend returned from a visit with his son who is married and has two sons, ages 2 and 4. One night, he reported, the mother called both children for the evening meal. The two year old responded but the four…Read More
Tolerance and the Ship of State
Matthew and Shirley Wirth throw a hell of a bash for all of the guests on the Fourth of July in Deadly Portfolio: A Killing in Hedge Funds. At an actual dinner party recently, the subject of the proposed Muslim Center for lower Manhattan came up. Our hostess was outspoken. “They are just shoving our…Read More