My Neighbor Reads to Blind People

I asked one of my neighbors, Jan whom I have known for aboutthirty years. I asked her to take a part in my You Tubevideos which focus on teaching English language phonic lessons to a Japanese audience. If you are interested in, please take a look at:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFgS7MkHX5c&t=50s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FQlt8CUEIes Jan is a big part of my neighborhood and she is known f...


Are Asians Obedient?

(BLACKLIVESMATTER.com)The U.S. is handling Covid19 very badly.My discussion group talked about it back in February.We still had meetings then. One of our members who is from Taiwan said that people in the U.S.are not accustomed to wearing a mask.American people think that if they are to wear a mask, that they still might breatheinfected air. Others have mentioned to me that the purpose ofwearing a...


Corona Diary

(Sir Richard Dearlove, picture from The Jerusalem Post, June 7, 2020)) (Asian Scientist, February 25, 2020)I read, “A former head of the British intelligence agency MI6 has said that he believes the COVID-19 virus was created in a lab and spread accidentally.”That is common knowledge now.Speaking to The Telegraph's Planet Normal podcast, Sir Richard Dearlove cited recent research which claimed to ...


Climate Change and Politics

(Picture: Solar Energy. the New York Times 7/17/2020)I have a discussion group. We met once a month beforeCorvid-19 pandemic.One of our members was always concerned about the environment, rising water and melting ice in the north pole and pollution by car exhaustion. Another member was driving a Toyota Hybrid Prius Prime. According to her, hybrid car owners don’t have to pay parking fees in the do...


President's Niece's View of Donald Trump

The president Trump’s niece wrote a book,and she called the president a ‘sociopath’ andnarcissist.Very recently, John Bolton’s book, “The Room WhereIt Happened” described the president as“a president ignorant of basic geopolitical facts and whose decisions were frequently driven by a desire for re-election.”Now, Mary Trump, the president’s niece who is a psychologist,has a new book that is coming ...