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Congressional Interns and Congress Redirections—A Meeting

Originally published at http://www.commondreams.org/views/2019/06/20/congressional-interns-and-congress-redirections-meeting

I think it’s going to have to be one percent or less Ralph.

I spend a lot of time out and about, and reading in coffee shops and such.

The citizenry that surrounds me is not comforting - it does not inspire confidence in the human enterprise.

The “Civic Intelligence” spoken of in Douglas Schuler’s article in this climate section is indeed a rare thing, as he himself seems to indicate.

https://www.commondreams.org/views/2019/06/19/we-are-destroying-one-thing-could-save-us-civic-intelligence

Show me a corporation that goes to prison. Or dies (corporations being perpetual). Not a lot of risk depending on one’s investor base. Not very human at all.