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True Meritocracy

Hits: 117Lying on his deathbed, advisors press Alexander the Great to name his successor. He whispers,”the strongest“. 

When She Cried Wolf…

Hits: 180Prior to the release of my article and book, I wanted to let my subscribers read the short story that started it all. If you do not see a link to the story you will have to subscribe to the blog to access it.  Walking slowly, seemingly infirmed, she approaches the court’s entrance, steadied...

Nobody’s right if everybody’s wrong…

Hits: 105The fact that tribalism now represents the primary driver of public policy in America is beyond alarming. Irrespective of one’s take on the SCOUS mess, individuals should be able to express their opinions without being relegated to their perceived tribe.  My book and upcoming magazine articles stem from personal experiences and views; predispositions formed...

True Grit

Hits: 102The wicked flee though no one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion. -Proverbs 28:1

Real Empowerment!

Hits: 96Feminist rhetoric focuses almost exclusively on remedial solutions to gender inequity. Why don’t they focus their attention on real empowerment?  I just ran across this story on CNN that highlights efforts to empower African women by teaching them how to code.  

Myth Busting

Hits: 83“Everybody acts out a myth, but very few people know what their myth is. And you should know what your myth is, because it might be a tragedy. “ -Jordam Peterson

My brother..

Hits: 192Recently I had the pleasure of celebrating my friend, Karon Riley’s 40th birthday. On the surface most would assume that we are an unlikely pair but they would be wrong. We are brothers.  

Time for Another Tat?

Hits: 117To my knowledge I’ve never inspired a tattoo or hashtag but I hope, perhaps naively that will soon change.

Guilt

Hits: 121Infected minds to their deaf pillows will discharge their secrets. -Shakespeare, Macbeth

Light at the end ..

Hits: 105“The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.” -Martin Luther King What a “long strange trip it’s been “but cartharsis is within grasp. Justice delayed isn’t always denied