PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Design, Art, Culture/ some of my favorite things

1. Valentines’ Day, The NY Times,the last section of Thursday’s styles offers vintage posters at affordable prices. All posters are for sale with a certificate of authenticity. AT $ 150.00 / each, buy art , live well and enjoy the color! 2. Every one is doing it. Offering art and Technology; looking for local talent, … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Design, Art, Culture/ some of my favorite things

PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Daylight shining on financial reform?

1. 2/10/13 NY TIMES/ Gretchen Morgenson’s column/ On the waiting list at the debt rating club! As S&P. awaits a civil trial for rating securities they allegedly knew to be fraudulent , at least 10 other boutique rating agencies have not achieved SEC certification. One firm, R&R Consulting has applied for rating certification, though they … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Daylight shining on financial reform?

ISRAEL/the PLO: THOUGHTS AFTER READING THE TRIP’S LITERATURE AND NOTES

1. More thoughts from my recent trip to Israel. What did I learn? CISCO, INTEL AND MICROSOFT WILL HAVE OR HAVE A PRESENCE IN THE WEST BANK/ KFC IS THERE ALONG WITH 1 store named ” BLOOMINGDALES”. I couldn’t get to my iPad fast enough to get a photo out the Palestinian driven bus window, … More ISRAEL/the PLO: THOUGHTS AFTER READING THE TRIP’S LITERATURE AND NOTES

PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Thank you Elizabeth Warren plus items of interest

1.NY TIMES 2/1/13 Doubt is cast on firms hired to help Banks. Once again the taxpayer has lost Billions as the firms hired to find fraud are the same entities working with the Banks and Regulators. This conflict of interest leaves the Consumer vulnerable to Bank misconduct and the flow of tainted money. Elizabeth Warren … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Thank you Elizabeth Warren plus items of interest