WD Fyfe

A Sideways Glare at Contemporary Society

Stuff We Need — RIGHT NOW!

Despite the current mess (and everybody squawking about it) we live in the most benevolent society in history.  We have more literacy, less poverty, better health care, better education, better … Continue reading

July 17, 2020 · 4 Comments

Stuff That Surprises Me!

I’ve been roaming around this planet for a while now, and without putting on the brag, I can say I’ve seen and done a few things.  Nothing spectacular, but I’ve … Continue reading

July 14, 2020 · 3 Comments

The War On Free Speech

In 1946, Martin Niemoller wrote a damning bit of prose to illustrate the rise of fascism and the cowardice of the intellectuals (including himself) who let it happen.  Here is … Continue reading

July 7, 2020 · 2 Comments
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