Human beings should be treasured. Material is to be used. Our crises now all originate from one source – things are treasured, people are used.
Very little commentary is posted after my columns. I do wonder if I am writing into a vacuum sometimes. But then, I have felt the same over a dozen years of broadcasting a program on co-op radio, “The History Hour.” One cannot be certain one is received, yet one cannot let the opportunity to make a difference go unanswered. So I keep writing.