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Gun control opinion research basis for progress: "Gun households/households no guns" agree on a lot

Consider these recent topline findings on the degree of agreement in "gun households"/households no guns": [Read More]

Trump on trade : ZTE, China Vey Bad ... Wait , ZTE not so bad, needs help. Let's try

That's the trade news from Trump today. Emphasis on today. [Read More]

Can there be anything new in sustainability conferencing?

You bet. [Read More]

Coming: The "Separation of Powers" Judicial vs. Executive constitutional confrontation

Yes, over more than two centuries, there have been many confrontations between the "separate but equal" Judicial and Executive branches of the U.S. government. But, arguably, none since the Civil War with the sweep and scope of the constitutional storm now descending upon the nation. [Read More]

Is America becoming a "has been" on the international stage?

"The country [America] needs a strategy to deal with its diminishing global influence." [Read More]

What the world needs now is "Intermediaries". Help has just arrived.

Good news: Thousands of "intermediary" candidates are now preparing for that role in society at many hundreds of colleges and universities in the U.S. and around the world. [Read More]

Mark Zuckerberg and Congress: Re-imagining Facebook

Amid a dizzying torrent of advice -- most of it unsolicited -- Mark Zuckerberg, CEO Facebook, is scheduled to meet with Congressional leaders tomorrow. [Read More]

"News" at Sinclair stations: News directors must read propaganda. Antidote: transparency

Need it be said that U.S. professional societies impacting public opinion have special social responsibilities? [Read More]

Fixing, saving social media: "The business of business is now society"

Even as Facebook addresses its crisis management over privacy issues, Facebook Introduces Central Page For Privacy and Security Settings it might well ponder advice just offered from concerned, informed "outliers" - literally, from "outside the box." [Read More]

Don't Count on the Supreme Curt to rein in an unlawful Administration

Let's hope the furor over this presidency doesn't come to this: Impeachment Watergate style - a lengthy, arduous, shameful set of revelations and disputes with an outcome ultimately influenced by a Supreme Court decision against President Richard Nixon. [Read More]

Biggest takeover in tech industry history blocked for U.S. "national security"

First it was steel and aluminum. ("If you don't have steel, you don't have a country.") [Read More]

Amid pros, cons of business decisions on gun-control, other social issues: Personal conscience can be central

Jose Andres, owner of Think Food Group and chairman of a non-profit organization fighting hunger, World Central Kitchen, interviewed by the New York Times magazine this week. [Read More]

Gun controls: Trump, Congress punt; business steps up to help protect students, others

Status of U.S. gun controls this Friday morning: [Read More]

Manhattan College course helps veteran students succeed in civilian life

"The Manhattan College 'Veterans at Ease' program is a truly unique investment in our student veterans." [Read More]

US Muslim Women: Time to end extremism, Islamophobia; Knowledge Ends Extremism

"Where are the Muslims? [Read More]