November, 2016

 

Today’s Election in Context w/ our Economy – David Richardson

  Donald Trump’s Presidential victory early this morning continues recent countries sway towards populist and more nationalistic governments.  When we perceive disorder from immigration policies and overseas conflicts, our natural tendencies are to be more cautious of opening up more to the world (i.e. trade policies, international agreements, immigration, etc.).  This is normal and to be expected.   Instead of our normal astonishment, let’s place this morning’s Presidential victory in greater context:   America is much greater than any one President.  We have immensely strong institutions with many checks and balances.  America’sRead More


Brief Thoughts of Art by David Richardson

True Art is unbridled individual expressions free from any exogenous biases – so long as the expression was indeed TRUE to the individual and not done solely for monetary gains. If True Art gains attention by the people, it should always be allowed to be expressed.  Art reveals the problems and issues of our society, and Art also conveys many solutions for societies – we just need to pay attention and listen to understand. “In a decaying society, art, if it is truthful, must also reflect decay. And unless it wants to break faithRead More