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Wanted: Peacemakers; Not Peacefakers

By  Mark Antony Rossi Have you ever noticed in the word peacemaker there is the active word “maker” and the complete word in my book is truly a verb. The peacemaker takes action to help peace develop in a place of conflict and strife. In today’s world we have too […]

August 4, 2019 · 0 comments · Articles

Is There a Happy Medium Anymore?

By Mark Antony Rossi Extremes attract attention. The reasonable are labeled boring; yes, even cowardly by those who substitute reckless stupidity for action. We are stuck in the winter of political polarization. The word compromise is dragged through the mud of malice like a child killer. But what exactly is […]

July 28, 2019 · 1 comment · Articles

A.I. Artificial Idiocy

By Mark Antony Rossi It’s bad enough humanity over relies on machinery to handle many arduous daily tasks. Now it’s become more possible than ever to allow machines to think and solve problems. The progression of artificial intelligence is the most arcane development in this vast array of technological terror. The […]

July 14, 2019 · 0 comments · Articles

Bytes, Bitcoins and Modern-Day Barbarism

By Mark Antony Rossi AT THE BEGINNING of the 21st century, humanity is caught in a technological tsunami threatening to dissolve the foundation of civility and democracy. Global trade and human treachery have exposed advanced technological techniques and equipment to hostile governments like North Korea, Iran and Iraq. Modern societies […]

July 7, 2019 · 0 comments · Articles

Artificial Wombs

By Mark Antony Rossi Science frees us in many ways…from the bodily terror which the savage feels. But she replaces that, in the minds of many, by a moral terror, which is far more overwhelming.                               […]

June 30, 2019 · 0 comments · Articles

Finding Fatherhood

By Mark Antony Rossi When I decided to pen a small collection of letters to my unborn son, I made the tough decision not to include every biographical detail of my life or extended family. There aren’t any dark secrets or embarrassing moments to hide but rather I wanted this […]

June 23, 2019 · 0 comments · Articles

Parenting is Patience I Have Not

By Mark Antony Rossi Being a parent is not a thankless job, it is a hopeless job. Regardless of your values passed or the time you spent with them, children emerge before your eyes as unique creatures. If any good has rubbed off is perhaps the only hope we can […]

April 28, 2019 · 0 comments · Articles

Serving Self-Respect

By Mark Antony Rossi The life of a modern writer is a frantic search for a core identity in a world that changes colors, borders and genders faster than the ink can dry in the history book. Authenticity is a highly prized asset in a confusing age of artificial postures […]

April 21, 2019 · 0 comments · Articles

Who Died And Left You Boss

By Mark Antony Rossi My mother said I came out swinging. She was a nurse and often her descriptions bordered on pornographic. God Bless her but I really don’t need details about my mother’s birth canal. Not ever. Maybe it’s a Jersey thing but I was not a person to […]

April 14, 2019 · 0 comments · Articles

What If We Did Nothing

By Mark Antony Rossi  What is progress in a society that buries yesterday while holding endless candle vigils in search of remembrance. What do we learn from learned members of the community, if every utterance is a talking point crafted in a closed meeting. What do we hope for tomorrow if […]

March 31, 2019 · 0 comments · Articles