Thursday, October 11th, 2018 16:08:48

Reframe Our Thinking, Reframe Our Actions

We have less than a month to go before the midterm elections, and my bet is that most of America will be glad when it is over -- no matter what the result. Currently, Republicans control the House, the Senate....

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Thursday, October 4th, 2018 16:22:52

Political Crosswinds

The midterm winds are blowing hard, and they are carrying plenty of good news for the Republicans -- on the economy, international trade, the Supreme Court and good old-fashioned trust.

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Thursday, September 27th, 2018 16:31:58

The Speed of Politics

As Election Day gets closer, the speed of politics increases exponentially. With a little over a month to go, it is warp speed ahead. Let's just review the last week: In a New York Times article titled "The Plot to....

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Thursday, September 20th, 2018 16:31:10

Midterm Madness

With less than two months to go, the midterm elections are quickly approaching, madness ensuing. In politics, as an election date nears, activity grows more frantic and frenzied. Often, candidates who trail for months can overtake the front-runner in the....

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Thursday, September 13th, 2018 16:29:59

Yes? No? Good? Bad? How to Increase Your Chances of Getting the Right Call

Wouldn't it be simple if the answers to life were always yes or no? Unfortunately, they rarely are. People and the lives they lead are complex, messy and complicated. When we try to view the world through yes or no,....

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Thursday, September 6th, 2018 16:28:58

Elections Have Consequences

Labor Day is past. Most schools have begun. And the mad dash to Election Day is here. This week's news cycle has been dominated by the hearings for President Donald Trump's latest Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh. Tuesday's hearings....

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Thursday, August 30th, 2018 16:28:13

Care About Teachers, for Our Futures Sake

Labor Day is approaching, and school is back in session, or soon will be. Our eldest is a freshman in college, and our second is a junior in high school. My husband, Jimmy, and I have decades of experience as....

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Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 16:27:07

Without Malice, With Charity

In today's fast paced, social media fueled environment, we often appear to be jumping to conclusions without charity, and with malice. Trolling, gaslighting and doxing are designed to create controversy, undermine people and expose them for persecution.

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Thursday, August 9th, 2018 07:53:38

The Stories We Tell

Every day we tell ourselves stories... stories about why we do what we do and stories about why others do what they do. Stories are important not just for simple entertainment, but also for education and indoctrination. What we believe....

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Thursday, August 2nd, 2018 07:52:30

Champion Capitalism

Gallup announced this past Monday, "for the first time in Gallup's measurement over the past decade, Democrats have a more positive image of socialism than they do of capitalism."

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