About a month ago I posted 5 Reasons to Get Political. I've been really pleased with the response to that post. It turns out a suspicion of mine was correct -- that many people want to get political, but feel like it isn't their thing -- that they wouldn't be good at it, or might embarrass themselves. … Continue reading Should We Be Citizens or Radicals?
Despite my own professional commitments, I completely understand why so many people don't follow politics. Indeed, many good and reasonable people prefer not to "get political." The arguing we see in the news and on social media, after all, seems endless and pointless. Why bother taking one side or another in the first place? One common answer is … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Get Political