Category Archives: Leadership

On Being Consistent

By | October 15, 2022

[October 15, 2022]  It has been some time now since I added a “characteristic” for leaders.  How I overlooked this one – an important one at that – is still a mystery.  Being consistent as a leader is crucial for a number of reasons that I will address below. In the Deep South back in the 1950s, baseball… Read More »

The Marijuana Myth

By | October 12, 2022

[October 12, 2022]  Earlier this year, I stood before my township council here in New Jersey to oppose any cooperation with the state to legalize the growing, processing, or distribution of marijuana.  Like most other states, New Jersey legalized it but left several avenues for local authorities to impose narrow limits.  My point was that there is a… Read More »

What is a Woman?

By | October 10, 2022

[October 10, 2022]  Confusion over one’s gender has grown from a small part of “deviant” Western culture into a massive wave of fad, fashion, and art.  Everyone seems to be on board the transgender train hurdling down the tracks to an end that no one can rightfully envision but will undoubtedly result in a crash.  Not many folks… Read More »

Iran Protests

By | October 9, 2022

[October 9, 2022]  Iran is again in the midst of massive protests against its Islamic fundamentalist government.  The good news from all this outpouring of grief for 22-year-old Mahsa Amini, who was targeted by Iran’s “morality police,” is that Iranians have not been silent over their loss of freedom. We should all be proud of their bravery, for… Read More »

Eliminating Inequality

By | October 7, 2022

[October 7, 2022]  Consider for a moment that we could restructure our society and consciously eliminate inequality through various policies.  Assuming this is a worthy goal, which we could argue, the one thing that would be of value is to look at various countries today and separate them based on inequality measures.  We can do this without much… Read More »

Principles of The Cowboy Code

By | October 5, 2022

[October 5, 2022]  My wife and I have been watching several shows that cater to those interested in the lives of cowboys.  One recent show, Ultimate Cowboy Showdown (2019 – current), is a competition that judges who is the “best cowboy.”  Both men and women compete.  In this competition, we see the cowboy code on display and the… Read More »