“I’m going to serve on jury duty,” my daughter told me. “Any thoughts?” A Problem and A Solution This will be short. Share it with anyone who might serve on jury duty. Save it to reread whenever you get called to jury duty. It is powerful information about freedom and being a leader in... Read More »
What's Been Missed American wars abroad are causing more problems than they solve, for one very important reason: U.S. experts who help establish new constitutions and laws in nations like Iraq and Afghanistan don’t apply the principles of the U.S. Constitution to the level that they... Read More »
From the desk of John Q. Public.... Dear Next President, Taking the White House is a tall order, and twice you’ve failed to win the day. But this time can be different. It will have to be different. Political operatives like to believe that the electorate is rational. “Blue states, red... Read More »
Columnist Joe Klein said on The Chris Matthews Show: “This is the biggest problem that we’re facing going forward. We were a homogenous, middle class country, by and large, for the fifty years after World War II. “Now we’re no longer homogenous, and there’s a good aspect to that in... Read More »
One of the most surprising events in the American founding occurred when the Continental Congress used the word “happiness” in the Declaration of Independence. Up to that point, it was not a word often utilized in great political writings. Words like “justice,” “liberty,”... Read More »
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