Abandoning snake oil for freedom

I got to visit an old friend this holiday weekend who is recovering from surgery.  He is an energetic guy with a long rehabilitation in front of him.  It is his energy that probably makes him feel caged right now, but at the same time, it is that energy that will...

Pride Parades on Flat Earth

To someone from out of town, Indianapolis may have appeared to have two distinctly different personalities on Saturday. WRTV, Indy’s ABC affiliate, reported that 120,000 people lined the streets of downtown for the Cadillac Barbie Indiana Pride Parade. Nearly 200...

Rigging A Party For Success

Last Tuesday’s New York primary pushed the leaders in the race for presidential nominations of the two major parties closer to the finish line.  The “process” for both parties has been under fire to varying degrees this year. As the campaigns arrive...

White Men In Need Of Help

This morning I read a column in the Indianapolis Business Journal written by Marshawn Wolley.  He is an impressive young man who I was lucky enough to meet and work with on an issue this winter.  His column serves as a precursor to April 4, a famous date in American...