NYT: Death of Adulthood

Source » In doing away with patriarchal authority, we have also, perhaps unwittingly, killed off all the grown-ups. One of my favorite reads of the year thus far.…

If Mayors Ruled the World

Source » The renowned political scientist Benjamin Barber has a provocative and compelling take on all of this. It’s time to hand more authority and power over to elected leaders who actually get things done. We would all be a lot better off if, as he puts it, “mayors ruled…