American Emigration Over The Years

by Kevin Burton    It is conventional wisdom in the United States that a US passport is the prized possession.    It would be foolish to downplay the benefits of American citizenship to many who live here. But for some it may be wise to at least look into what some other places may have …

Why People Are Leaving The USA

by Kevin Burton    Leaving your home country is a foreign concept that pushes against everything you have known from earliest childhood.    At least for Americans it is.    What set of circumstances would cause you to think about relocating permanently?    Wednesday we told one woman’s story. Amber Blackmon moved from the United …

This Is No Time For Complacency

by Kevin Burton    To Biden supporters and those who dislike the current president, I understand your celebratory mood. I get it. But here’s one word of advice for those ready to exhale.    Don’t.    You can’t afford it. The country can’t afford it. Many people put in years of hard work to get …

Politics, The Art Of The Possible

by Kevin Burton      The first time I became aware of the phrase “the art of the possible” was in connection with the Evita soundtrack.     I thought wow, what a great phrase to sum up the cynical exploitation of events to get one’s way.     “By any means necessary” comes close to saying the …