Paris Attacks: Bataclan Update

Isobel’s boyfriend is safe. This is his story and his thoughts three days later, unabridged. Originally published around 7PM Paris time November 16, 2015. His words after the first heading are reminiscent of the day after one September day fourteen years ago. Dear World : I’m the boyfriend of Isobel Bowdery , many around the […]

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How Many Branches of Government Are There?

The answer is, in fact, more than you think. Most Americans learned about the U. S. federal government in grade school. Americans have been taught that this republic had three major governmental branches, legislative, executive and judicial. Indeed. In fact the first three articles of the U. S. Constitution detail the structure and responsibilities of each branch […]

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And so it begins…

Let’s get the conversation started. I’m going to toss out a number of topics in which I am interested to help get things rolling. You can then add comments on which ones you like or add one of your own. From that list, I will create a series of posts, open to discussion where we […]

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