A Personal Reflection on a Divided America

“A house divided against itself cannot stand, especially in the face of two existential threats.”

The United States of America has been a life-saver for me and my family.

My grandparents’ families all escaped persecution in Central and Eastern Europe. Jews have had it rough for thousands of years, no…



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Danny Schleien

Writer, editor, explorer, lifelong learner. Social distancing expert since 1994, big fan of semicolons and Oxford commas. Think green.