Tag Archive | Education

James Donaldson’s Book Review: Why Are You Atheists So Angry? : 99 Things That Piss Off the Godless by Greta Christina

This is a little bit different of a type of book than what I typically read, being that I am still a “card-carrying Christian man of faith”, but I do notice the world around me, and I have noticed the influence of the church waning especially in today’s social climate. And also, in looking around […]

James Donaldson’s Book Review – White Trash: The 400 Year Untold History of Class in America by Nancy Isenberg

Racism? Sexism? Classism? And all of the other “ism’s” is what makes up America and every other civilization throughout history. It’s just human nature, and we can get away from it.   I know we in America, continue to try to deliver on the ideology of “American Exceptionalism” and a real “melting pot” concept, and […]

James Donaldson’s Video Interview with JoyCan – September 2, 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NmFvnAaI6VM&feature=youtu.be It was a real joy for me to be interviewed by a couple of University of Washington students for a broadcast that will be shown in the China market. The interview was specifically tailored for Chinese students who are interested in business, entrepreneurial endeavors and study abroad opportunities in the United States. We talked […]

James Donaldson’s Book Review – Third World America: How Our Politicians Are Abandoning the Middle Class and Betraying the American Dream by Arianna Huffington

It’s not an exaggeration to say that middle-class Americans are an endangered species and that the American Dream of a secure, comfortable standard of living has become as outdated as an Edsel with an eight-track player – that the United States of America is in danger of becoming a third world nation. The evidence is […]

College Planning Program… Information That Every Parent and Student Should Know and Prepare For!

I mentioned a few days ago, that I recently became certified as a Certified College Planning Program consultant/coach. As many of you know, education is been a passion of mine for most of my adult years, and every time I come across resources to help aid our students on their way to college, I get […]

Are You And Your College-Bound Child…. College Ready?

Ahhh….. Spring is in the air, and high school and college graduation ceremonies are happening just about every weekend. It’s an exciting time for students, an anxious time for parents, as all of those years of child rearing now come to the forefront, as you send your youngster off to college. Question is, are you […]

James Donaldson’s Book Review – Please Stop Helping Us: How Liberals Make It Harder for Blacks to Succeed by Jason L. Riley

In this book, author, Jason Riley (a frequent Fox TV news contributor) sets forth to outlying reasons why African-Americans have struggled for the last several decades, and it’s because of the liberal policies of so many of our politicians, especially those on the Democratic side of the aisle. Riley takes on such sensitive issues such […]