The Power of Optics

The Power of Optics

ShareOurs is a culture driven by optics. Look at the popularity of apps such as Instagram, Snapchat, and to a lesser extent Facebook. In fact, Snapchat boasts that it provides “the fastest way to share a moment.” In our public discourse oftentimes we make decisions...
A sad and terrible anniversary

A sad and terrible anniversary

ShareLast week marked the 50th anniversary of Robert F. Kennedy’s assassination. Much of that remembrance condenses Kennedy’s contributions to a speech given in Indianapolis, a brief presidential campaign that gave many hope, and martyrdom that allowed many to ponder...

Democracy and free speech face complacency

ShareAs a professed Golden State Warriors fan since the early ’70s, I am enjoying immensely the discussion that has them under consideration as an NBA dynasty. But with all the Warriors recent success, there is a legitimate criticism suggesting their biggest adversary...
The Cosby verdict approximates justice

The Cosby verdict approximates justice

ShareAll the attributes associated with the career of Bill Cosby, the last one may very well be the one that places the exclamation point on his career: convicted felon. The guilty verdict handed down to Bill Cosby for sexual assault, though not surprising in the...

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