A weekly commentary by David Hughes

October 21, 2017 – Women, Jewelry & Art


October 9, 2017 – The Value of Questioning


October 4, 2017 – Life Insurance Settlements


September 28, 2017 – Fighting City Hall – and Winning!


September 23, 2017 – Loss of Honour


September 16, 2017 – Five Leadership Qualities


September 7, 2017 – Voice of the People


August 31, 2017 – Turn up the heat


August 24, 2017 – Muzzling free speech


August 17, 2017 – Dumb & Dumber


August 8, 2017 – Underwater Marina


July 25, 2017 – Leadership Through The Looking Glass


July 25, 2017 – Seniors worth more dead than alive?


July 21, 2017 – Career marriage: Until death do us part


July 14, 2017 – “LLRW” – Follow the money


July 7, 2017 – Populism in Action


June 29, 2017 – Mediocre Leadership


June 22, 2017 – Civil Disobedience


June 15, 2017 – Cause a Disturbance


June 10, 2017 – On Bullshit


June 6, 2017 – Secrets but no mysteries


May 26, 2017 – Trump the First Grader


May 18, 2017 – Lack of Consequences


May 11, 2017 – Citizen Jane: The Battle for the City


May 3, 2017 – Character


April 28, 2017 – Asshole abusers aren’t leaders


April 21, 2017 – Preparing for Main Street’s future


April 13, 2017 – “Downtown” – it’s an investment


April 7/2017 – Follow the money


April 1/2017 – You get what you pay for


March 23/2017 – Complexity Defeats Democracy


March 16/2017 –  Lying


March 9/2017 –  Thanks for Being Late


Feb. 28/2017 –  “Trustgate” Cover Up


Feb. 22/2017 – Give Me a Break


Feb. 15/2017 – The Mind of Donald Trump


Feb. 9/2017 – Apathy


Feb. 2/2017 – Women on the March


Jan. 26/2017 – Women in Leadership


Jan. 19/2017 – Trust in Decline


Jan. 12/2017 – Trust


Jan. 5/2017 – New Year’s Resolve


Dec. 22/2016 – Leadership Emulation


Dec. 12/2016 –  Grassroots

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Those who don't know history are doomed to repeat it.
Edmund Burke
There is nothing man won't do to avoid the difficult task of thinking.
Thomas Edison
We humans are capable of greatness ... but we are making a mess of our planet and becoming a danger to ourselves.
Carl Sagan
Exactly how much of nature can we trash and burn and get away with it?
Philip Anderson, Nobel laureate physicist, Princeton
The human species lacks any goal external to its own biological nature.
Edward O. Wislon, Pulitzer Prize winning American biologist

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