Category Archives: History

Scientific Progress, Roles, and Culture – Part 3

Scientific progress has taken a lot of the work out of the essentials of everyday life.  Food and shelter take less hard work and less time.  Women’s housework automation has increased their free time.  The result of that is a … Continue reading

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Scientific Progress, Roles and Culture – Part 2

In the 1970’s. I became a manager in fairly large division that provided services to all parts of a Fortune 500 company.  We were operating under both the women’s lib movement as well as affirmative action.  I thought we were doing … Continue reading

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Scientific Progress, Roles, and Culture – Part 1

As little as 150 years ago and long before that, men and women where physically different.  Men tended to be bigger and stronger than women.  In addition, they were different sexually.  Women would get pregnant, by having sex with a … Continue reading

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The Perils of Everyone Thinking Alike – Part 1

There were recently several articles in papers that I thought dealt with the same basic subject – “How did we get so polarized?”  Of the three that I would like to comment on in the next three parts to this … Continue reading

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The Racial Monument that Probably Should be Demolished

The South after the Civil War had an economic crisis.  The Plantations on which the Black Slaves were employed were pretty much destroyed by the war.  There were probably not enough other jobs to accommodate the population.  The white soldiers … Continue reading

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Secession from the Union of States is Legal?

One of my favorite syndicated columnist is Walter Williams who is a Black Economics Professor at George Mason University.  He apparently wrote a column several weeks ago on the dismantling of Confederate Monuments.  I was not in town to get … Continue reading

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Do you believe in our Political System? If not, why not?

Lee Hamilton, who is a senior adviser for Indiana University Center on Representative Government had an article on the Op Ed page of our local paper last week.  In the beginning paragraph of the article he said that he believes … Continue reading

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