Your vote for president hires thousands, not just one
The presidential race is treated like a horserace between two celebrity thoroughbreds — but really, we are hiring an executive officer for our country. He will come to DC and directly appoint about 3500 administrators, and will supervise nearly 10% of the US workforce (if you include the military). So why do we treat the election as though we were electing one man? Why don't we look more closely at his likely cabinet and appointees, his advisors' policies? I wrote this blog article back last spring: http://www.gather.com/viewArticle.jsp?articleId=281474977276913 A shocking number of the faces of key personnel in the Bush administration have changed in the last six or so months, but the basic principles still hold.
Pfizer's partnerships strengthen their ability to deliver vaccines in developing countries.
- Pfizer is helping to drive the UN's sustainable development goals through partnerships.
The famed author headed to the pond thanks to Indian philosophy.
- He was introduced to these texts by his good friend's father, William Emerson.
- Yoga philosophy was in America a century before any physical practices were introduced.
Progressive America would be half as big, but twice as populated as its conservative twin.
- America's two political tribes have consolidated into 'red' and 'blue' nations, with seemingly irreconcilable differences.
- Perhaps the best way to stop the infighting is to go for a divorce and give the two nations a country each
- Based on the UN's partition plan for Israel/Palestine, this proposal provides territorial contiguity and sea access to both 'red' and 'blue' America
A little goes a long way.
- Rethinking what exercise is can help you frame how you move throughout your day.
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