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Archives for Nancy Salvato - Commentary

Salvato: Contrasting World Views

Thomas Jefferson outlined the philosophy of our nation’s government in the Declaration of Independence with the words, “All men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Libe ...

Salvato: On Thanksgiving

Looking at the Atlantic Ocean off the Virginia Beach coast, I occasionally see US Navy ships on the horizon, F-18 Hornets flying in formation, the Coast Guard helicopter overhead, and porpoise darting in and out of the waves; it’s just a part of the ...

Salvato: Election 2012 - Third and Long

Football fans understand that each game played either moves a team forward toward the conference playoffs, conference championship, and Super Bowl, or toward the role of spoiler, where their role is to affect the outcome of the seasons’ top teams. Wh ...

Salvato: A 2012 World View - What is the End Game?

Having a world view and understanding how that perception influences our choices is important to knowing ourselves, being able to take or defend a position, and set goals and work to meet them. Sharing perspective helps us to understand and communica ...

Salvato: The Consequences of Making your Privates Public

Sexting: When someone sends someone else a naked/nude pictures. Urban Dictionary #14 An individual who hasn’t heard the news reports on Anthony Weiner by now would have to be living under a rock.  However, there may be large numbers of people unaware ...

Salvato: Notes on Democracy: And to the Republic, for Which It Stands

I’m fairly certain that everyone from my generation knows the words to The Pledge of Allegiance by heart. “I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic, for which it stands, one Nation, under God, indivisible, ...

Salvato: ‘A Government of Laws, and Not of Men’: The Electoral College

In Federalist 51, James Madison writes, “In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men, the great difficulty lies in this: you must first enable the government to control the governed; and in the next place oblige it to control ...

Salvato: I'm a Writer, Not a Financial Planner

Like many Americans, I searched for a new job in 2010. Although I wasn't unemployed at the time of my search, I concluded that it was in my best interest to find a job with a company that offered more stability and in which my job skills would contin ...

Salvato: For the Long Haul

And it's two bare feet on the dashboard,Young love in an old Ford,Cheap shades, and a tattoo, and Yoohoo bottle on the floorboard.- Kenny Chesney, Summertime, 2006) Driving down the highway today, I noticed a little yellow ragtop, possibly an MG ...

Salvato: A Brief History of the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict

It was around 1400 B.C., when Moses led the Hebrew slaves out of Egypt into Palestine, the "promised land". After the Romans destroyed Jerusalem in 70 A.D., the Jewish state came to an end and the Hebrew (Jewish) people were dispersed. In the 1890's, ...


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