Majority of Americans still don’t use basic right

It shouldn’t be so hard to “get out the vote” in the U.S., but it is. Blame it on ignorance, laziness, inconvenience or indecisiveness — but getting some people to vote is as hard as getting them to voluntarily pull their own teeth. When you look around the world, and see what is at stake … Continue reading Majority of Americans still don’t use basic right

Oscar win strikes a chord in the fight against HIV-AIDS

Dallas Buyers Club won big because it told an important story. It might not have been as accurate as some would have liked, but it fit the bill. The friends I have lost would have been moved by the story. The US wasn’t moving as fast as necessary to address an epidemic that would reach … Continue reading Oscar win strikes a chord in the fight against HIV-AIDS