Monthly Archives: August 2013

Stopping on a DIME – Why we must intervene in Syria

I taught my kids that there are three pillars of national power — political, military, and economic.  Nations can influence other nations and their own populace using only these three levers (sometimes alone, but usually in combination with one another). … Continue reading

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Pick a Side of History, Rand Paul I don’t think there is objective evidence that we’re precluding African-Americans from voting any longer. – Senator Rand Paul (R-KY), 8/14/2013 In an article in The Atlantic, Andrew Cohen gives Rand Paul some pointers … Continue reading

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No Confidence

We need a new mechanism in American politics.  We need to introduce a vote of no confidence. We’ve probably all heard the term “no confidence” before.  We might even believe that we already have a tool like this in our collective … Continue reading

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