Tag Archives: citizenship

Clean Up Washington: Effective Use of Internet Campaigns

Effective use of “paper pitchforks”: “The whole point” of representative democracy is for citizens to openly participate in their own governance – hard to do with massive practical restrictions on ordinary incomes in ordinary lives! Continue reading

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American Literacy Statistics Cause for Concern

Whatever good develops for us as a democracy will reflect our ability to think about complicated issues without coming up with over-simplified solution. Continue reading

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Butterflies Observed – Possibilities Emerging? – Who is Thomas Jefferson?

Butterfly effect, citizenship, government, anti-government, health care, Thomas Jefferson, goal setting, future, … Continue reading

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Sunflowers, Hummingbirds, and Change …

Philosophical exploration of where ‘we’ are, how we got here, citizen voice, change, government, power, aspects to think about — sunflowers, hummingbirds, sky, earth, life Continue reading

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Passing of Edward Kennedy, Trans-generational Values, Maslow’s Hierarchy, Maturity in a Family Line – Part 2:

… family heritage, family ‘threads’ – interesting. … help identify personal maturity, immaturity, … help explain curious “interests” that may not … show in our siblings, Maslow’s hierarchy, altruistic individual … Continue reading

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Passing of Edward Kennedy, Trans-generational Values, Maslow’s Hierarchy, Maturity in a Family Line – Part 4:

… Conclusion of 4 part article: Kennedy or any family heritage and trans-generational process, “talents of parents visit chilren”, trans-generational maturity as in Maslow’s hierarchy… Continue reading

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Advertising, Public Relations, Politics, History

manipulation .. advertising … election, historical manipulation in democracratic governments … Continue reading

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Health Care – Who is Entitled to What?

(Founding fathers) … in the Declaration …safety from tyranny is associated with inherent rights. …tyranny interferes …the citizenry is required …to challenge. …(HC insurance companies)… Continue reading

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“Liberty cannot be preserved without a general knowledge among the people.”

… gift of the human mind – wasted if we do not explore its full use – rational, logical, examination of issues – only as valid as information quality – “garbage in – garbage out”. Continue reading

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