Why This is Exactly the Right Time to Rebuild America's Infrastructure Published: Monday 26 September 2011 Nation of Change “The nation’s infrastructure is crumbling. Our roads, bridges, water and sewer systems, subways, gas pipelines, ports, airports, and school buildings are desperately in need of repair.” Seems like only yesterday conservative nabobs of negativity predicted America’s More
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=961hdw2OgZI&w=560&h=315] The inquisitive women of WAMM (Women Against Military Madness) asked Minneapolis Mall walkers about income disparity and how to fix debt crisis. Cut social programs? Raise taxes? Cut military.
What Have We Wrought: thoughts on freedom, taxes, capitalism and democracy Part VII: Thoughts on emotion, propaganda, racism−and room for hope Recently I attended a workshop by Drew Westen, author of The Political Brain, an investigation into the role of emotion in determining the political life of the nation. In this exploration of words and their emotive power and More
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vthOXlzUJG8&w=560&h=349] The intrepid WAMM Mall crew probed current issues with the noon crowd on the Nicollet Mall.