Trump’s Muslim Registration and Identification Plans: Why History Matters

What American kids should be learning in History class: Just because something starts off small doesn't mean it's not a big deal. Trump's Muslim registration and identification plans are definitely a big deal.

Paquette and the Nazis: or: My Greatest Fear

(01-10-2013, updated 07-15-2018)  Books and babies, the stuff of nightmares. A random writing prompt: write about being locked in a room with your greatest fear. Nightmares are a good metaphor for that. When B was about six months old, we were staying with my in-laws for what was supposed to be a week to ten days, because the front windows in our house were being replaced.