Site Overview

The www.dontow.com is the website of Don M. Tow. It contains articles in three topical categories (or pages): Political/Social Commentary, Taiji, and Other Topics.  Currently, a new release of this website is published usually every three months.  The website also has a fourth category “Soccer” about the soccer book that I published in 2006.

Any article in a particular category can be accessed via the corresponding category on the menu bar at the top of the page.  Any article in a particular release can be accessed via the corresponding release on the right sidebar.

This website began in October 2006, and the website has been redesigned twice, once in October 2008, and the second time in November 2009.

We welcome comments from readers.  Readers can directly submit their comments at the end of any article.

Tailoring Taiji Classes to Audience

Just like in any field of teaching, you have various types of students, with different backgrounds, abilities, interests, and some may even have minor physical or mental handicaps.  Therefore, there is not a single type of class that fits all the students.  Similarly in Taiji, you need to tailor your Taiji classes to various types of students.  This article discusses the different types of Taiji students, and how to tailor your Taiji classes to your students.
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Some Thoughts on ISIS

One of the hottest topics, if not the hottest, in international affairs in 2015 is the question of ISIS, and the terrorist activities associated with ISIS.  What is ISIS?  How did it become such a powerful force so quickly, when most people have never heard of it as late as about three years ago?  Did the U.S. play any role in the rapid ascendancy of ISIS?  This article attempts to shed some light on these questions.
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