Many years ago the president of Zimbabwe ranted at a rally that the leader of the opposition in South Africa was a threat to all revolutionary governments in Africa. I remember thinking, “Wow! With that silly statement Robert Mugabe gave Tony Leon far more power and recognition than Mr. Leon could have hoped to get on his own.” Continue reading “Gain power by sharing power to empower others”
“Good morning, children.”
“Good morning, Senator.”
“So you want me to vote for a radical climate change policy, this Green New Deal?”
When you are passing through a different culture as a tourist your ignorance is expected, tolerated and forgiven. But what if you intend to stay? Do you adopt or do you adapt?
One day I watched a waitress wave her cleaning wand over a table and chairs. Although she did a magical job, she ultimately failed to prepare the site for the next patrons. Continue reading “Unless you check the order of things, you will fail”