Dear Greta: How Did We Get Here

Dear Greta, How did we get here? What events led to this out-of-control spiral? It seemed that America was the strongest and smartest nation in the world. So, what caused this dangerous back-stepping, this decimation of the American Dream, the unraveling of the American Middle Class?

How We Got Here

In the 1920’s, the excess of capitalist

2019-10-26T21:32:50+00:00October 22nd, 2019|

Dear Greta

Dear Greta,

You ain’t seen nothing yet. Thank you for saying that the established generations were not bad people; no, we’re just dumb and infected with greed.

We think that we will live forever – if we have enough.
We think that we can hire people to service all our needs, even if no workers exist.

2019-10-07T16:08:31+00:00October 7th, 2019|

Impeachment 1.0

I recall President Harry Truman saying that the only history that is new is history we’ve not read. The impeachment process has started and is shifting to high gear. It is a two step process; first an almost certain vote in the House of Representatives followed by a trial in the Senate, which is less

2019-09-30T14:53:38+00:00September 30th, 2019|

Skin In The Game of Health Care: Part III

When I was nominated for Congress in 2004, I developed a bipartisan national medical plan. It didn’t get legs for various reasons – one being that it may have been too wonky with too many numbers. Yet, we have to remember there are two kinds of numbers; one of which is the spiritual

2019-05-03T17:08:38+00:00March 26th, 2019|