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America’s Caste System

America’s Caste System By Leonard Zwelling          I told you I am struggling with this one.          Never in the past fifty years has America inched up to coming to grips with the legacy of slavery and what it means to African-Americans as it has in the last few months.          When I wrote in ...

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Modern Medicine

Modern Medicine By Leonard Zwelling          The June 25, 2020 issue of The New England Journal of Medicine could be retitled, “what’s really going on in medicine.”          These three articles, two are editorials, the last an actual research study, upend much of what we thought (or thought we thought or I thought we thought) ...

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Respect

Respect By Leonard Zwelling          On July 1, Thomas L. Friedman had the lead editorial in The New York Times. It was advice for Joe Biden with regard to his bumper sticker. It was suggested to him by an environmental innovator named Hal Harvey. It reads:          “Respect science, respect nature, respect each other.”          ...

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About Wealth

I Believe It’s About Wealth: What BLM May Be Missing By Leonard Zwelling          I think that this is the hardest blog that I have ever tried to write. Rarely am I unsure where a blog is going. As I write this, I am unsure.          As readers know, I have been following the 1619 ...

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