Category Archives: politics

The Progressive Left: Making of a Mythology, The Myth of Meaning, pt. 4

By Dr. Denise R. Ames If you are like me, you are probably wondering what is going on today. I am trying to make sense of the turmoil, uncertainty, and rage. I find it is hard to get clear answers. … Continue reading

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The Progressive Left: Making of a Mythology, Three American Myths, pt. 2

By Dr. Denise R. Ames If you are like me, you are probably wondering what is going on today. I am trying to make sense of the turmoil, uncertainty, and rage. I find it is hard to get clear answers. … Continue reading

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A Time to Speak Up: 12 Insights on Recent Events. #8 Things Fall Apart

By Dr. Denise R. Ames This is a momentous time that we are experiencing. Who can be trusted for wise council? Where are the elders? Elders have something to add to the conversation about what is going on today. I … Continue reading

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A Time to Speak Up: 12 Insights on Recent Events. #7 Traditions are Important

By Dr. Denise R. Ames This is a momentous time that we are experiencing. Who can be trusted for wise council? Where are the elders? Elders have something to add to the conversation about what is going on today. I … Continue reading

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A Time to Speak Up: 12 Insights on Recent Events. #6 What Gives Us Meaning?

By Dr. Denise R. Ames This is a momentous time that we are experiencing. Who can be trusted for wise council? Where are the elders? Elders have something to add to the conversation about what is going on today. I … Continue reading

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A Time to Speak Up: 12 Insights on Recent Events. #5 Reform not Revolution

By Dr. Denise R. Ames This is a momentous time that we are currently experiencing. Who can be trusted for wise council? Where are the elders? Elders have something to add to the conversation about what is going on today. … Continue reading

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A Time to Speak Up: 12 Insights on Recent Events. #4 Look at the Big Picture

By Dr. Denise R. Ames This is a momentous time that we are experiencing. Who can be trusted for wise council? Where are the elders? Elders have something to add to the conversation about what is going on today. I … Continue reading

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A Time for Elders to Speak Up: 12 Insights on Recent Events. #2 A New National Narrative

By Dr. Denise R. Ames This is a momentous time that we are experiencing. Who can be trusted for wise council? Where are the elders? Elders have something to add to the conversation about what is going on today. I … Continue reading

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#11 Top Down Models and #12 Easy to Tear Down: 12 Reflections on the Past Several Weeks 

By Dr. Denise R. Ames The death of George Floyd at the hands of a white police officer has sent shock waves throughout the United States, and even the world. My point in this blog is to reflect upon what … Continue reading

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Demands and “White Privilege”: 12 Reflections on the Past Several Weeks 

By Dr. Denise R. Ames The death of George Floyd at the hands of a white police officer has sent shock waves throughout the United States, and even the world. My point in this blog is to reflect upon what … Continue reading

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