I don’t believe our country is “more divided than ever before.” Remember the Cold War, when some of us collaborated with Stalin? You’ve heard of the Civil War? We aren’t shooting each other by the thousands yet. The problem is the political spectrum that professors still encourage us to use. The spectrum might have been valid to describe theContinue reading “Reject the Spectrum”
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The Future is Bright. Again.
In 1976, my school teacher said the world was past Peak Oil. She said I would never obtain a drivers license, because no cars would exist. Petroleum would be too scarce. The world was ending! So I gathered all my money from delivering newspapers. I invested it all in bicycle parts and repair tools. IContinue reading “The Future is Bright. Again.”
Your Political Beliefs Are Mistaken
Each of us holds a worldview. It is the lens through which we understand the world. Because our worldviews are different, we interpret the political situation differently. And that is okay. Over 200 years ago, Napoleon’s Grand Armee was sweeping across Europe. The French Empire was rapidly growing and no one could stop it. ThenContinue reading “Your Political Beliefs Are Mistaken”