” Je suis Charlie! “. I started my trip in Paris with the obliteration of an icon of French Society, Charlie Hebdo! Who knew when I arrived in Paris I’d become one of the mourners of those murdered along with the attempted demise of free speech and liberty. Discussing the Muslim interactions in France … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: “Je Suis HUMAIN!
For two weeks I have been mulling over what to say to you, my “dear readers”. I’ve questioned, “Have the People spoken”? By voting in the Republican Party, have the people chosen? Clearly, whether one argues that this was hardly a mandate, it is an acknowledged fact that The Republicans won. Why did the Republicans … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Have the People spoken?
The money trap: There is no Middle Class and folks seem to be comfortable with this fact. Can there ever be a Middle Class again? The short answer is , “Yes”, if ” we the People” become involved in controlling our destiny? What do I mean? There is no way for the ” Powers in … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: The Ressurection of The Middle Class
When the Recession first hit, people were very upset: they had lost their homes, their jobs, their dignity. There were cries for Bankers to be jailed for fraud, there were cries for financial and tax reforms, there were even cries for the “removal “of selected Supreme Court justices. 7 yrs ago, though The Plague was … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: The Plague by Camus ( an allegory for our time)!
All the World’s a stage. If true, I don’t care how small my bit part is, I want to be a Player. Paying to be the audience sucks. It’s the opposite of real theater. In real theater, we pay for the performance and if we don’t like the actors, we can leave, throw rotten tomatoes, … More PUBLIC ADVOCACYY: AN Arab Morality Play with 3 Acts
This week we witnessed the People’s Climate March in New York City. Hundred’s of thousands Marched on 9/21/14. The People’s Climate March could have larger ramifications then we thought. Many groups participated, including Patagonia, which re-opened at 3PM, after Marching. This struck me as impressive., though it shouldn’t, their store depends on dedicated nature … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Decrease Carbons, Stop Terrorism!
Hi all: I will write individual thank you’s to everyone who has taken the time to comment on my site. Meanwhile, I want to communicate my sincere appreciation for your comments and feedback. It’s energizing and reaffirming to receive so many thoughtful and positive comments. Please continue to read my Posts and share with your … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Thank you
Dear followers: I just Published my latest Post ” Who can you Trust”! Feel free to comment and join the group of concerned citizens forming to make our Society a better place. Please offer your comments, but more then that, I want to link up with people who have similar ideas . I … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: A call to action
Just when a lot of ” folks” think the NY Times non relevant on some topics, the Times comes up with a blockbuster investigation of ” respected” Think Tanks , provoking questions about expert advice. Who’s opinion can you “Trust”? When foreign powers wish to be World players, they influence research at Think Tanks. … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Whose opinion can you trust?
Dear followers: Thank you for your support. I’ve attached the conference call I listened to yesterday for your information. All the best. Joyce Thank you for registering for yesterday’s Step Up For Israel call with Israel’s Permanent Representative to the UN, Ambassador Ron Prosor. Hundreds of people dialed in to hear the Ambassador share his … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: 9/10 Conference call with Israel Ambassador to the UN