Gongol.com Archives: March 2021

Brian Gongol

March 17, 2021

Threats and Hazards We must not dehumanize victims after death

The victims of the Atlanta murder spree had lives that were entitled to dignity, just as much as anyone else's. A murderer stole those lives. Nobody in good conscience should speak of those deaths without putting the victims before the perpetrator.

Broadcasting Running secret hospitals in Syria

If you think speech-based radio can be better than just some malcontent with a mic, you're right: This CBC Radio interview with a Syrian doctor is at once riveting, heartbreaking, and uplifting.

Humor and Good News When Irish-American eyes are smiling

May you find one thing in life that makes you as joyful as an Irish-American politician on St. Patrick's Day.

Humor and Good News Why kids like dinosaur knowledge

It's especially fun because most parents learned about dinosaurs in early school years, too, but the facts continue to change. Just ask bronto...oops, make that apatosaurus.

Weather and Disasters An awful forecast

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center sees an extremely bad day ahead for the South