Why we won’t stop making the world a “mess” . . . yet

Why we won’t stop making the world a “mess” . . . yet

Feb. 3, 2015 by

I’ve made the argument that getting rid of government is a good idea.  I’ve also argued that traditional tools for sparking change—demonstrations, public marches, and such, as well as charismatic leaders leading the masses on a cause—are the tactics of a

Kindness, unkindness, and genetics

Kindness, unkindness, and genetics

Jan. 20, 2015 by

I get inspired when people ask questions that stimulate improvements to our innovation.  The following came to me via a Facebook post. How do we decide which human behaviors are more desirable than others? If it’s true that our political leanings (the way

Why anger can’t create lasting change

Why anger can’t create lasting change

Aug. 11, 2014 by

I recently attended, only briefly, a”$15 minimum wage” rally near my home in Portland. About 65 people showed up. They were of various backgrounds and age groups, but most of them represented the working class. What they also shared was an anger towards

Money Bomb nearer to reality!

Money Bomb nearer to reality!

Jul. 14, 2014 by

Earlier this year, we talked about the fantastic idea. The SuperPAC to end all SuperPACs proposed by Lawrence Lessig will fundamentally change the way candidates raise money for elections and the dynamics that the creation of Super PACs have produced. Back in May