Opinion | A Liberal’s Admonishment to Liberals

A Liberal’s Admonishment to Liberals An analysis of the Manfred Wolf Column, This Time, This Place for January 2020 (c) Vernon Miles Kerr, vernonmilerskerr.com writersclass.net I previously featured one of Manfred Wolf’s earlier essays in this series of frank discussions with fellow liberals.  See Here.. Dr. Wolf is concerned about how extremists within the movement are… Read More Opinion | A Liberal’s Admonishment to Liberals

Opinion | De-congesting Downtown

De-congesting Downtown © 2019 Vernon Miles Kerr, vernonmileskerr.com, writersclass.net Current widespread opinion seems to agree that city-centers, while cleaner and less crime-ridden than before, are becoming gentrification-magnets for large corporations, seeking the notoriety and cachet of downtown addresses.  As a consequence, the number of commuter miles is skyrocketing, the amount of real estate for parking… Read More Opinion | De-congesting Downtown

Opinion | My Weekly “Best Turn-of-Phrase Award”

Best Turn-of-Phrase Award ©2019 Vernon Miles Kerr, vernonmileskerr.com Good rhetoric sometimes makes a point with humor, sometimes with cleverness, sometimes with surprise.  When a rhetorical turn-of-phrase hits all three with one fell swoop, it deserves an award.  Here is this week’s VernonMilesKerr.com award for Best Turn-of-Phrase: David A. Graham, writing in The Atlantic “Earlier this… Read More Opinion | My Weekly “Best Turn-of-Phrase Award”