Let’s Not Demonize Children in the Name of Racial “Wokeness”

About a month ago, a “racial” incident took place at a summer camp on Martha’s Vineyard. Two boys, both white, placed a tent strap around the neck of the African-American playmate. For me, the incident was less disturbing than the…

20 Years Later: The Changing Face of Terrorism

It’s hard to believe that an entire generation has passed since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Like most Americans, I know exactly where I was and what I was doing on that fatal date just as Americans did in the…

In the years following World War II, an army of psychologists, sociologists and historians delved into the mystery of why the German nation, rich in culture, music and literature, would follow a lunatic like Adolf Hitler who before his rise to power was a failed artist and homeless vagrant. Some…

The National Rifle Association has always relied on the technique of the “Big Lie” to radicalize its supporters. The concept is that if one expresses an untruth long enough, it eventually becomes reality. The idea of the Big Lie was practiced long before the internet, social media and “Alternative Facts”…

Daniel A Brown

I was born in New York City in 1950 and currently live in New Mexico. I am a published writer, educator, artist, former GA pilot and mentor for teenage writers.

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