Labor Day Special

Labor Day Special

This is a Labor Day holiday like none other in my lifetime. You may be saying the same thing… The concept of “labor” now becomes even more emphasized. We’ve gone from a culture and society (at least in North America and much of the first-world countries around the...
Labor Day Special

What’s Your Opinion?

My September column for The Kitsap Sun… What’s your opinion?   Social media has brought a whole new meaning to the op-ed.   Opinion-Editorials long were the mouthpiece for journalists, academics, and experts in the pages of local, regional, and...
Culture Shock

Culture Shock

My July column for The Kitsap Sun. You can also listen to the article below (7 minutes, 58 seconds) “My middle name is Joseph.”  Well, actually it’s not. My middle name is José; named after my maternal grandfather José Antonio González. Tonito, as he was fondly called...