How not to do it

Good golly. They got so close. Those focusing on systemic change often point to Northern Europe for evidence that change is possible. Sometimes evidence from Northern Europe teaches a better lesson: how to not do it. While Icelanders approved their crowdsourced constitution created shortly after the Great Recession, the powerful and the elite came in as … Continue reading How not to do it

Here’s what passion imprisoned looks like

The New York Post reported a court reporter firing. Over 30 court cases, instead of transcribing courtroom activity, the court reporter typed "I hate my job, I hate my job, I hate my job" over and over again. Alcoholism is to blame. Or is it? While officials are "scrambling to repair the damage." we might ask a … Continue reading Here’s what passion imprisoned looks like