Monthly Archives: January 2010

An Open Letter to My President

Dear Mr. President, We wouldn’t need a supermajority in the houses of Congress, if we had reasonable partners on both sides of the aisle which, clearly, we don’t; Demagogues to the Right of us, Cowards to the left. Just because … Continue reading

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The Republicans of Versailles

I found I could not sleep tonight, after listening to no more than 5 minutes of the speechifying by the newly-elected Senator Brown of MA. If these Versailles Republicans are right, and if it is not the function of the … Continue reading

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If you want to write, then write. New Theories of Social Leadership

but I’m terrified to write (2010 Rule 1: replace all ‘but’s with ‘and’) and I’m even more terrified of being read, like I’ll shrivel up and dry, right there on the floor, with any praise or contradiction. The gauntlet has … Continue reading

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