About the Great Society, one of history’s boldest social engineering projects – one of America’s largest investments

This is chapter 1 in a series looking in the mirror to see our future.  What do our past investments as a society reveal about our judgement?  About our future prosperity, even survival? Introduction:  How has American invested in its future? Where have we put our money? 1.  The Great Society, one of history’s boldest social engineering projects 2.  The war on drugs … Continue reading About the Great Society, one of history’s boldest social engineering projects – one of America’s largest investments

How should we respond to the crisis?

Summary:  Twenty months into this downcycle, its nature remains invisible to most Americans.  We see only parts, neither the whole nor its place in history.  Many posts on this site have attempted to explain the former; this post attempts the latter.  I believe that seeing today's events in the light of our past shows the … Continue reading How should we respond to the crisis?