Steve McEllistrem

The Devereaux Dilemma

Monthly Archives: July 2017

Trusting the Police?

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We all want to trust the police. We expect them to do what they’ve been asked to do by society – protect and serve. Yet it sometimes feels like they’re not on our side. I’m from Minnesota, where we had … Continue reading

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The Danger of Fantasy

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Our children don’t want to marry just anybody. They want soul mates, the perfect companions. And why not? We’ve been telling them for decades this is possible. We may not have said it directly, but nearly every book they read, … Continue reading

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Why We Vote Against Our Self-Interest

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We claim to be rational beings. We believe it fervently, noting the many logical reasons for why we think the way we do, why we act the way we do. Other people are nuts, sure. We see it all the … Continue reading

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