On the Wrong Side of History

A popular historical version of the Cold War is that America led the democracies of the world in a war for freedom against the repressive communist regimes.  This distortion of the political realities of the post World War II global community can easily be uncovered by stacking up the abuses of power on the part of both America and the…

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Innovation All Around Us: Glow in the Dark Trees

Innovation is an essential component of any society or community that seeks to avoid the trappings of conformity.  To that end, I introduce the first post in an occasional series titled “Innovation All Around Us”. Glow in the Dark Trees “San Francisco-based entrepreneur Antony Evans has come up with a radical idea for curbing power usage: “What if we…

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