The Power of Fear is a Curious Thing

The power of fear is driving many of our worst personal decisions and public policies. If we can find courage, maybe we can do what scares us the most.

Bill Cosby: The Fall of America’s Dad

The accusations of rape against Bill Cosby have been difficult to understand, mostly because of his beloved reputation. However, Narcissistic Personality Disorder could explain how he could explain both the horrible and great parts of his personality.

The Cycle of Insanity: And Mass Shootings Continue

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Yet another mass shooting illustrates the cycle of insanity in which we currently live. As long as we refuse to do anything about the systemic factors behind each incident, we guarantee that there will be others.

Why Identity Politics are Killing Our Democracy

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Our political process has become so polarized that people are not critically thinking about the policies of particular candidates. Instead, they practice identity politics and align with whichever group they believe describes them. If our democracy is to survive, this must change.