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Bird’s Eye View (July 27, 2016)

Donald Trump received the nomination of the Republican Party last week. That development was virtually unthinkable a year ago when he was generally viewed as a loud-mouthed, crude and tactless…

Bird’s Eye View (July 20, 2016)

The rise of Donald Trump in this country is another example of the kind of right-wing populist politics that is gaining ground in many western democracies. Think France, Germany, Netherlands,…

Bird’s Eye View (July 13, 2016)

With so much strife and dissension in today’s world, let’s begin with news of an event which takes us back to a simpler and more caring and harmonious society in…

Bird’s Eye View (July 6, 2016)

I am about to set off on my way back to the Valley and “normal service” will be resumed next week. However, before I leave Europe, here are a few…

Bird’s Eye View (Jun 29, 2016)

My good friend, Englishman Steve Sparks, is in the UK at this time and has filed this report on last week’s hugely impactful referendum on Britain’s membership of the European…

Bird’s Eye View (Jun 22, 2016)

I continue to enjoy the Annual Birds of Prey Convention over here in the United Kingdom of Turkey Vultures, Buzzards, and Lesser Birds of Prey. The country is engulfed with…

Bird’s Eye View (Jun 15, 2016)

I am in the “Big Heart of England.” Birmingham, the second largest city in Britain after London, and enjoying a pint and a steak and kidney pie and chips at…

Bird’s Eye View (Jun 8, 2016)

New science rooms at the high school? A swimming pool? Are these really among the best ways to spend money at the school? Some would say, “Yes.” Anyway, that may…

Bird’s Eye View (Jun 1, 2016)

President Obama recently became the first sitting president to visit Hiroshima since America dropped an atom bomb on the city in August 1945. Mr. Obama did not apologize for it,…

Bird’s Eye View (May 25, 2016)

With so much happening here for the Memorial Day weekend, perhaps we should reflect for a moment on the reason why we get this holiday to enjoy all of these…

Bird’s Eye View (May 18, 2016)

The next six months of political discourse in this country promises to be very ugly. Even if Donald Trump’s demeanor becomes slightly more presidential (it could hardly be any less…

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