When Does “We’re Doing This For Your Own Good” Go Too Far?

Two simple stories about COVID-19 government response create very different responses in those who hear them.

Kevin Doran on unsplash. A quiet country setting on the idyllic island of Kauai is the setting for the first of two stories about COVID-19 response.

The politicization of the response to the pandemic is one of the saddest illustrations of where the citizens of our nation have gone so very wrong. Unlike many others, I refuse to place the blame on any person, institution or party. It is sad and…



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Gerald R. Baron

Husband, father, grandfather, mostly-retired, farm advocate, author, communicator. Deeply curious about science, nature, spirit and history.