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The Word Alive

“Examining history amounts to examining the nature of power.” Guy Debord I am sure you have heard over and over again the propaganda: “small businesses keep our community alive.” Yet, what is subtly omitted is the question of WHO and WHAT of the community is being kept alive? It is not the low-income minorities WHICH […]

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Social Media Marketing Is a Joke – It’s Time We Admit It

The only hope: let’s go back to its roots. The best thing that ever happened to social media marketing was the hacking of the 2016 US election of Donal Trump by the Russians. Why? Because it laid bare what many in social media marketing has known for a long, long time: that social media platforms […]

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The Dangers of Distracted Driving – Cell Phone Use on the Road

If you spend much time on the road commuting for work or school or traveling for vacation, you have likely witnessed what many consider a growing safety hazard. A growing number of the drivers sharing today’s roads are guilty of “distracted driving”. Drivers that seem lost in deep conversation on their cell phones or even […]

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Why to Go for Professional Driving Lessons

Getting geared up to learn driving is definitely an important phase in your life, similar to the time when you took your first step or you rode a bicycle for the first time. People often find themselves on a crossroad at this point as they find it difficult to choose between learning from a relative/friend […]

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Economic Democracy

Nearly all the countries of the world today have come under some sort of democratic structure. Liberal democracy has been established in such countries as the USA, Great Britain, France and Canada, while in the Soviet Union, China, Vietnam, and Eastern Europe socialist democracy is the dominant system. The plight of the people in liberal […]

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What Does Pastor Rob Bell And Spirituality Have To Do With Sustainability?

I’ve been a volunteer Life Skills teacher at a homeless shelter in Denver for the past 10 years. My job was to help the students examine their beliefs to see how those beliefs directly affected their experiences and decision-making. If they could make that connection, they have a shot at changing the experiences from homelessness […]