The Ukraine is good/Russia is the devil narrative is being blasted at us relentlessly. For those willing to step away from the comic book version of events, The Good Citizen has some very good reasons to question everything that politicians and corporate media tell us.
There's nothing wrong with being optimistic during troubled times. At the same time, there are times when facing the truth requires some fortitude. Lewis Dovland has some advice for the affrighted optimist.
The solutions we're looking for aren't going to come from the top down. They'll start with individuals who know what they stand for and who know how to change someone's mind by speaking the truth with love.