Jackie Gingrich Cushman

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Jackie Gingrich Cushman
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This Year, a Mother's Day Marked by Love – and Loss
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
Becoming a parent was the most profound, all-encompassing event in my life. While I loved and still love my husband, ...
May 06, 2021
Inflation and Stagflation -- the Great Instructors
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
Stagflation, which reigned during the presidency of Jimmy Carter, occurs during an unusual confluence of events: high inflation, low economic ...
April 29, 2021
Do Something Unusual: Be for Bipartisan Actions
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
The never-ending media outrage machine is undoubtedly focusing on the next soon-to-be crisis and amplifying anything that could possibly pit ...
April 22, 2021
The Gaslighting of the American People
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
This week, Project Veritas released a video of Charlie Chester, a CNN technical director, talking to a woman who recorded ...
April 15, 2021
Grounded in Truth and Reality
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
In 1989, the Polish Solidarity used the slogan "May Poland be Poland. 2 + 2 must always equal four." While ...
April 08, 2021
Better Communication
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
The fact is that 3.5 voters support voter identification laws for every 1 voter who opposes them.But the news media ...
April 02, 2021
Shameless
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
Whoever is in charge of naming the Democratic bills in the House of Representatives must have a twisted sense of ...
March 25, 2021
Public Health, Private Anguish
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
Last year, we began what was supposed to be a short lockdown to flatten the curve of COVID-19-related hospitalizations. It's ...
March 18, 2021
Free Your Thinking
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
There is so much information in our world today, it's hard to know what is real information, what is misinformation ...
March 11, 2021
Simple Terms
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
This week marked "Read Across America Day," a day to encourage and celebrate the joy of reading, especially among our ...
March 04, 2021
Elevate Your Thinking
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
If you've seen the signs reading, "Science is real," heard the phrase, "follow the science" or been told to "trust ...
February 25, 2021
The Unbearable Heaviness of Being Divisive
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
This past week, former President Donald Trump was acquitted for a second time after being impeached. This time, the charge ...
February 18, 2021
Small Positive Steps Build Hope
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
When faced with a crisis, our physiological response is to fight or flee. This is the automatic response because for ...
February 11, 2021
Time to Move on from Anger
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
This Saturday marks President Ronald Reagan's 110th birthday. Without Reagan, the outcome of the Cold War would have been much ...
February 04, 2021
Actions More Important Than Words
By Jackie Gingrich Cushman
During his inauguration speech last week, President Joe Biden called for unity, and millions of Americans watched and applauded. The ...
January 28, 2021
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