Keeping Yourself Positive

Sir Winston Churchill said, “I am an optimist. Nothing else makes much sense.” Whether you see a glass half empty or half full may...

“Civics” Engagement

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said, “Our best hope is the generation coming up.” I couldn’t agree more. There is little doubt that we need...

Free Poverty Workshop

As much as I endorse paying handsome fees to outside speakers, I am proposing a dynamite training session on poverty that won’t cost a...

Dismantling Racism: Stand Up and Go to the Bar

At breaktime at a dance, the DJ was visiting with some of the patrons. When one of them told a racist joke the DJ...

Teaching Civility

There is little doubt that our political process has rarely faced the serious challenges we currently encounter. The level of divide, disrespect, and downright...