What Rosa Parks Knew about Power

The COVID crisis is revealing many things, including (for some, at least) a truth about the nature of power. Hint: it’s partly connected to that interesting category of people, the previously-ignored but now newly-discovered “essential workers.” Before we go further, let me offer here some contrarian notions about power, drawing from the work of myContinue reading “What Rosa Parks Knew about Power”

In Search of Teams, Spaces

Project Post #1: My Economy Story Part I: My inheritance has consisted partly, I think, of my father’s amiability, his knack for politics, and for connecting with people, traits he used as a small town politician (elected to the Texas state legislature twice). I suppose another part is that my sisters and I grew upContinue reading “In Search of Teams, Spaces”