What Did We Learn This Week?

What Did We Learn This Week?

Americans entered voting booths all across the country, casting their support for their chosen candidates and lending their voices to important issues. Over the years, I’ve witnessed and participated in numerous election days. After all of them, I cannot help but...
Voting Is the Beginning of Democracy

Voting Is the Beginning of Democracy

I helped a client find where to “early vote” in her county last week. After she had voted, she texted me that she was successful, noting that it was not crowded and that she looked forward to the results. I texted her back, “You have just saved democracy.” Perhaps, we...
Upgrading Our Election Year Conduct

Upgrading Our Election Year Conduct

I had the privilege of spending a part of my summer sabbatical in Europe in 2012. Just before beginning a summer term at Oxford University, I visited several historic sites from the ancient Roman Empire, trying to brush up on my knowledge of the history of Western...