One side wants women to be objects of property, the other wants women to be objects of sexual desire, both of which are hardly different from the other in terms of respect for women as human beings. There needs to be another version of this animation, where the woman slaps both men silly, then proceeds... Continue Reading →
Taking a much needed minor mental break from U.S. Presidential Elections, world-wide terrorism and a thousand other terrible things in the news, with a handful of photos that I took in 2007 of the old outhouse at my aunt's summer cottage in Sunde, Sunnhordland, Norway. This is about as countryside as it gets. This outhouse... Continue Reading →
Although terrible things happen in the world, and terrible people make them happen, all is not terrible, that there are wonderful and beautiful things still in the world, and that we need to see and remember those wonderful and beautiful things or else the terrible things may make us forget them, and choke us with fear and horror.
First and foremost: Congratulations … to all LGBT people I know, as well as those that I don't, both in America and everywhere else. Hopefully this monumental change in USA, as of June 26th 2015, will have a positive influence on nations around the world that have yet to catch up and do the right... Continue Reading →
My heartfelt congratulations to Malala Yousafzai on being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize of 2014. May she continue to be an inspiration and a driving force in the work to bring education to children all over the world, and truly make the world a better place. Also, I find it wholly fitting that she shares... Continue Reading →