What would you think if someone could show that they knew just what it would take to improve our physical and mental health, reduce crime and violence, increase civic trust and participation, reduce teenage pregnancy and drug abuse?  What if they could show you that this was also the recipe for greater upward mobility based … Continue reading

Fishbowl Democracy

Much has already been said and written, some of it beyond weird, about Wikileaks and reactions to it.  I remain uncertain about what to think about the Wikileaks phenomenon, what the implications and lessons might be,  but I am reminded of some work I had come across not long ago and that now seems more … Continue reading