Category: PEACE

Saying Goodbye to the Monsters

  Last night I finished the biography of Cornelius Vanderbilt by T.J. Stiles.  Over the past year and a half, I have read the biographies of George Washington, J.P. Morgan, and John D. Rockefeller (all by Ron Chernow).  In this same time period, I was given a book […]

Flying Above the Mind Vampires

“Like the bird who flies over the field and doesn’t care about the fences underneath.” – Benjamin Zander, TED Talks “The transformative power of classical music” I believe in the power of individuals in this world to transform our political systems into something that preserves the individual liberty, […]

Gearing Up for World War III

“If you want the truth to stand clear before you, never be for or against. The struggle between “for” and “against” is the mind’s worst disease.” – Sent-ts’an   Trade sanctions, in a global economy (like we operate in), could be considered an act of war. The embargo […]