We are currently getting the world’s biggest object lesson in how politics taints whatever it touches. The chance of “fixing” the things that divide us by doubling down on political solutions is somewhere between slim and fat. Joakim Book has an idea worth considering: The only way to win is not to play.
More and more, I’m becoming a believer in the power of secession–at the personal level. Jeff Crouere points out that this is already happening in rural America and the trend is picking up steam.
It has been fascinating–and disturbing–to watch the progression of “woke” ideology becoming entrenched in corporate America. However, when Burger King starts assuring me that they too are concerned about greenhouse gases, my eyes start to roll. Kimberlee Josephson has a great take on why corporations should cater to consumers rather than causes.