Yes, Umair, I agree wholeheartedly in the culture which is presented in US media. Yes on the shows, which are increasingly debased and idiotic with every passing moment. Yes on the films, which celebrate cartoonish violence with ‘superheroes’ that form an ever-dizzying array of confused archetypes, and yes on how people behave in many environments.

On the other hand, tens and hundreds of thousands were going to see and hear Bernie Sanders speak. On the other hand, we have people writing incredible work and painting beautiful pictures and making exquisite music.

You will not find these behaviors you correctly point out are vile, debased, soulless and cruel in most of the neighborhoods of the 99%. Maybe I’ll write about that. An answer.

You will never see these things in any of my classrooms or the majority of those on my campus.

According to Harlan Ellison and my grandmother, “You’ll go far Amy, because you have heart.” Author of 40 books, former exec., Nebula Award nominee, Poor.

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