Sub macho men

Sam Smith – I have come to regard men who attack gays, women who have abortions, or immigrants as pseudo or sub macho guys because they are defining themselves not by their own virtues but by the fact that they dislike someone else. This is a weak self description but one we have come to … Continue reading Sub macho men

The role of schools in the current disaster

Sam Smith – One thing that is rarely mentioned as we struggle against growing attacks on freedom and ethnic minorities is that our school systems have increasingly emphasized individual achievement over such matters as democracy, ethnic relations, community, and cultural fairness. As selfish capitalism and competition have grown in significance, the  skills and standards of … Continue reading The role of schools in the current disaster