Monthly Archives: October 2008

Fair Warning

The Life Cycle of Democracies There is a view among some historians that a democracy is an intrinsically unstable form of government: A democracy cannot exist as a permanent form of government. It can only exist until the voters discover … Continue reading

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Well, after a bit of a personal break, I am back. The reason for my absence is something we seldom experience these days – unbridled joy. And the source of the joy? My first grandbaby. So many thoughts go through … Continue reading

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