It's my personal soapbox, a place for me to express thoughts and feelings, musings and rants, reflections and recollections; to have fun with words -- about things spiritual, environmental, social, political, economic, and, from time to time, personal. And of course about peace. Soapboxes are in public places (as London's legendary Hyde Park) on purpose, and so I invite conversations with you, for it is through civil discourse that we can gain some perspective on the seeming chaos of these changing times and learn together how to shape a positive future for ourselves, our communities, and the generations to come.

Sunday, December 9, 2018

Forest Fires and Climate Change: Who’s to Blame?

Regarding the San Francisco Chronicle’s editorial of December 2 (“PG&E needs a rethink, not yet another rescue”), my feeling is that it is not just PG&E that needs the rethink but rather our whole system of providing basic infrastructure and utility services.