Walter Brasch Michael Blake
died last week. You probably
don’t know the name. You probably
don’t know about his life. You probably
don’t know most of what he wrote. That’s probably because he didn’t write diet
and exercise books...
Walter Brasch Snaking its way
through the Pennsylvania legislature is a bill that will block local
governments from requiring companies to provide sick leave, even if unpaid,
that is more than required by state or federal regulations. There a...
Walter Brasch Vera Scroggins of Susquehanna County, Pa.,
was found to be in contempt of court, Thursday, and fined $1,000. Her offense? She tells the truth. Truth is something that apparently has
bypassed the court of Judge Kenneth W. S...
by Walter Brasch Some people foolishly believe the purpose
of a college education is to further one’s education. To explore new cultures
and views. Perhaps to help make a difference in the world. They, of course, are wrong. The purpose of goi...
- Scripts Destituteexecutive vice-president, 1990 - present
- Bloomsburg Universityprofessor, 1980 - 2011
I'm a journalist, a writer who looks at society and tries to understand, then analyze and explain its many complex parts as they relate to each other to help people better understand their own lives and what's both necessary and important to their lives. My weekly column appears in 30+ print newspapers and several dozen online newspapers. I also write books, often fusing social issues and history. I was a newspaper and magazine reporter and editor, and a writer-producer for multi-screen multimedia productions. I also retired as a professor of mass communications.
- Ohio UniversityMASS COMMUNICATIONS, 1971 - 1974
- San Diego State Universitysociology/social welfare, 1963 - 1966
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