When You Redefine Home

As the summer settles into fall I am beginning to realize I am redefining home.  I have had coffee and pivo with other expats to gain a sense of the road ahead.  I’m jarred a bit by the references to a transient life.  I’m not sure it’s what I’m looking for.  Do I want to […]

CROSSING BORDERS IN A GLOBAL WORLD

The Global Mobile Worker Project is about crossing borders, both real and imaginary.  While the world has become more expansive and connected through technology, countries defend their borders ever more fiercely.  While walls are torn down in one part of the world, fences are being built in others. Part of my journey is learning to […]

US Census 2010 – And The Children Shall Lead The Way

PART II of a two-part series. Some 40 states show population losses of white children since 2000 due to declining birth rates. Minorities represented all the increases in the under-18 population in Texas and Florida, and most of the gains in the child population in Nevada and Arizona. Growth has come from minorities, particularly Hispanics, […]

US Census 2010 – A Changing Nation

A Discussion in Two Parts LATINO NATION? The news is starting to pop with stories of the way our nation has changed since the last time legions of census takers roamed the cities and fields of America.  Politicians and activist have been on the edge of their seats waiting for the redistricting data that will […]

The Most Powerful MAN in the World

THE MOST POWERFUL MAN IN THE WORLD Hu Jintao-the-most-powerful-person-in-the-world Forbes Magazine just named China’s President, Hu Jintao, as the most powerful man in the world.  Forbes points out to those who would insist it’s Barack Obama that Jintao only has to contend with a nine man Politburo.  Obama has to wrestle with a gridlocked US […]

Restoring the American Dream

Restoring the American Dream from an Outside In Perspective Fareed Zakaria Time Magazine – Restoring the American Dream- October 2010 The American Dream has held powerful romantic energy for people all over the world, even as the dream began to fade here at home.  So you gain some powerful insights from the perspective of a man […]

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