While vacationing in Nesslau, Switzerland last summer, I accidently came across a TV interview conducted by BBC Europe with the King of Sweden. Although, it was quite late in the evening, and to tell you the truth, I was somewhat […]
At the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s annual convention in Detroit, delegates unanimously recommended that the House of Representatives impeach President Donald Trump. For what? Derrick Johnson, the NAACP’s president, said: “The pattern of Trump’s misconduct is […]
Before the massive growth of our welfare state, private charity was the sole option for an individual or family facing insurmountable financial difficulties or other challenges. How do we know that? There is no history of Americans dying on the […]
It is quite clear from the Democrats’ Debate that the progressive and socialist leanings of the candidates showed a disdain for this democratic republic’s capitalism. The unasked and unanswered questions for democrats and republicans which loomed larger than the continuing […]
More unsettling than the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Obergefell v. Hodges directing states to recognize same-sex marriage is the reasoning that went into the decision. It would be nice to believe that the men and women who wear black […]
The story is told that when Tennessee frontiersman Davy Crockett served in the US Congress (between 1827 and 1835) he voted for a bill appropriating $20,000 for relief for victims of a fire that broke out in Georgetown.
Some years ago in a seminar on successful management principles, and then later in an article on successful management techniques, I learned of the management principle, “What gets rewarded gets done.” The essence of the message was, if you want […]