I’m sitting in Battery Park enjoying the view… as the World and Congress spin out of control? Not so fast. Perhaps we can get beyond the litany and see what’s been accomplished: 1. Syria, after admitting to many new “gas” attacks, is letting the UN inspectors in next week. Thanks to Russian support. Who knows the … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: What’s new? The Middle East & Congress
1. Business as usual in Congress. The old shuffle , the old threat of shutting down government . They can’t mean it this time, can they? Tune out and close your eyes and maybe Congressional egregious behavior will disappear like a bad dream? One can hope? a Congress of Adults ? 2. $4 Billion for … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: What’s to think about? Congress? Society? Plenty!
The UN GATHERS IN NYC to discuss Syria and Iran primarily, but what about becoming apart of the solutions? Al Queda is running amok in Pakistan, Kenya, Somalia! Where Al Queda isn’t dominant other groups are killing citizens in Iraq, AFGHANISTAN, and Yemen?When do we rid the World of the terrorists in our midst? No … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: The UN convenes, thoughts on our World
Thinking of destination points. Where would you rather go in the Middle East? Egypt. Not now. Too much conflict. I want to see the Pyramids but it’s not the last thing I want to see? Saudi Arabia. What can they offer? Oil and terrorism, can’t go to their beaches, their Malls? Not even respected and … More Public Advocacy: Middle Eastern Holiday
1. 9/11/13 NY TIMES A Lottery in hard times puts Spaniards to work. Alameda, Spain has 50% unemployment. The elected Mayor was concerned and conceived the Lottery Plan, to put people to work on various municipal projects. After 6 years of recession, there are 500 names in the Raffle and an equal number of jobs … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Innovate to work
Wall Street I hardly knew Ya? The stock market’s cheering at the withdrawal of Larry Summers as Fed Chairman. Huh? I thought Larry was good for Wall Street. That he loved their style and the big bucks. I’m confused. Why did he insist on the demise of Glass Steagall? What does he stand for? Never … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: The Fed, Larry Summers & Tax Reform
Enclosed is a link to a Bill Maher video ! Funny, you be the judge ? He is a little disingenuous, when he asks who made us the God of War. It wasn’t Zeus or God, it was the American industrial military complex as prophesied by Eisenhower. Who made us into the World’s Policeman? it … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: My insight into War vs Tourism?