Cluster Bombs

People are beginning to notice the drastic increase in chaos throughout the world. Yes, I know that they were repeatedly warned that things were spiraling out of control, but they only heard what they wanted to hear. We said racism was real, and they thought we wanted to treat black people better than white people. … More Cluster Bombs

Depersonalization

Open any major newspaper to see the latest atrocity committed against innocent people somewhere in the world. These acts have become so common that we aren’t even shocked by them anymore. Apathy is a convenient non-reaction by folks who believe that these things simply happen in life, and you can’t spend your life worrying about … More Depersonalization

Devastating Denial

Perhaps the most mind-boggling paradox of the human condition is our unwillingness to accept facts that could prevent us from a future of despair. Preconceived notions and inherent privileges are our drugs of choice. An excellent example of this and one with which I am intimately familiar is Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). Prevention educators have … More Devastating Denial