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Tearing Apart Our Social Fabric, Thread by Thread

April 27, 2020 0

It seems like some folks have used the ghost of Ernesto “Ché” Guevara as their guide through the COVID-19 epidemic in the United States. “To send men to the firing squad [job loss, suicide, substance […]

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Are American Cities on the Path to Bankruptcy?

April 15, 2020 0

According to financial watchdog Truth in Accounting’s 2020 Financial State of the Cities report, numerous American cities are in dire fiscal straits. Out of the 75 most populated cities observed in the report, 63 do […]

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Free People Take Responsibility and Solve Problems

April 1, 2020 0

Several months ago, before anyone imagined the current crisis, I read a book called “Man’s Search for Meaning” by Viktor Frankl. Frankl was a Jewish Viennese psychiatrist who was captured by the Nazis during World […]

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The Coronavirus Pandemic and the Ethics of Triage

March 28, 2020 0

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues in Italy, many hospitals are overwhelmed with patients, necessitating difficult triage decisions that can seem like choosing who lives and who dies. In the United States, already some hospitals and […]