DAVID AND GOLIATH

“Giants are not what we think they are. The same qualities that appear to give them strength are often the sources of great weakness.”
― Malcolm Gladwell, David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants

Last Thursday, when I saw the first reports of Russia invading Ukraine, I was uncharacteristically silent….

A UKRAINIAN PERSPECTIVE

I have been seeing a lot of posts around the internet and in social media outlets, but none grabbed me quite like this one did from Umka Pele, a Ukrainian national living in the U.S.  She recently shared on Facebook her post from May 21, 2020, to put the current conflict into perspective for those of us ignorant of the history and significance of these events for the Ukrainian people. …

HOW TO HELP UKRAINE

Many people have asked me if or how they can help.  Once again, I am sharing a Facebook post from Ukrainian national Umka Pele on February 25th.  Thankfully, some items in her list are already being implemented.  You may not have been aware of others.  I hope you find it useful….

 

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