Friday, October 30, 2020

A Life Saving Prescription Drug Program for NJ

No one should be in the position of going without their prescriptions because they need to stretch their dollars. Yet, one in four people do.

What Goes Around Comes Around: Trump & Mythology

And as a classics scholar, I can assure you: What goes around comes around. Greek mythology provides insight to help us understand today’s chaos.

Searching for the City on a Hill

Today the “shining city on a hill” has all but disappeared from view. Donald Trump never uses it. That tells us something. Today the ups and downs of this resonant phrase give us a revealing insight into our present political moment.

The Main Event: Parents vs. Teachers Unions 2020

Teachers and parents have competing interests at stake in regard to reopening schools. Students are at the mercy of their debate.

Six Keys to Building a Business During a Recession

We can rise to the challenge this pandemic presents for our families, our businesses and our communities if we stay fully present, open, and awake.

Going Viral – A Report from the COVIDS

Last year was an extraordinary year, one for the history books, a year in which we coronas were finally able to leave the nest and spread our wings, perhaps a strange metaphor for a snippet of RNA, but there it is.

Grow Crops, Not Solar Panels, on New Jersey’s Best Farmland

A proposed law to encourage large utility-scale solar projects without provisions to keep it off our best farmland and open space is a bad idea, no matter how well intentioned it may be.

Perfect Company: Kirkland’s

I like companies that accrue cash, eschew debt, and have a vision. Home decor retailer Kirkland’s fits those criteria, but will need to find a way to improve profitability.

The Perfect Company: TerraCycle

The public has an appetite for TerraCycle and its mission. Globally, 14 articles are written about TerraCycle every day.

Green Investments Critical to Strong Economy

How about investing in clean energy, parks and trails, and stronger protections for our waterways? These green investments will help the economy recover, create new jobs AND make communities healthier and safer.

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The Fall of Icarus

You don’t expect to find insights into our troubled times from the Flemish Old Masters. But on a recent trip to Brussels I found myself wandering into the Royal Museum of Fine Arts.