How Broken Are Our Politics? Will Gen X Save The World?

A good friend engaged me about this via email this week.  I think it's just about beyond question that our national political structures are utterly, fundamentally broken at the macro level.  A broad survey leaves little to the imagination: special interests, Big Whatever...in too many ways our politicians are not our own and are accountable … Continue reading How Broken Are Our Politics? Will Gen X Save The World?

The End of the Cold War as Summated by “Brands of the World”

When deep space exploration ramps up, it'll be the corporations that name everything: the IBM Stellar Sphere, the Microsoft Galaxy, Planet Starbucks. - Fight Club We all know that companies (and specifically, the economic polices set forth by mercantilism) played a huge part in the founding of European America.  It's probably safe to assume with … Continue reading The End of the Cold War as Summated by “Brands of the World”