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Sender: Lawrence Chickering
Subject: Fwd: Fukuyama's "America in Decay"
Date: Sun, Aug 24, 2014
Msg: 101144

I would say it much more forcefully. This is a staggeringly thoughtful and depressing meditation on governmental dysfunction in the U.S. Fukuyama's analysis should shake people at every point on the political spectrum out of any comfort they feel at the positions they hold and should push them to step back and rethink where we are and where we are going.

Lawry Chickering Educate Girls Globally

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> From: Michael Strong > Date: August 22, 2014 at 9:19:13 PM PDT > To: TRANSPARTISAN@LISTS.THATAWAY.ORG > Subject: [TRANSPARTISAN] Fukuyama's "America in Decay" > Reply-To: Michael Strong > > Thoughtful analysis concluding: > > "The depressing bottom line is that given how self-reinforcing the country's political malaise is, and how unlikely the prospects for constructive incremental reform are, the decay of American politics will probably continue until some external shock comes along to catalyze a true reform coalition and galvanize it into action." > > > > -- > Michael Strong > > Creating a World in which All of Humanity Flourishes > > Co-Founder and CEO, Khabele+Strong Incubator > Co-Founder and Chief Visionary Officer, The FLOW Project, now Radical Social Entrepreneurs > Co-Founder and CEO, StartupLearning.Me > Co-Founder, Startup Cities Institute > Lead Author, Be the Solution: How Entrepreneurs and Conscious Capitalists Can Solve All the World's Problems > Author, The Habit of Thought: From Socratic Seminars to Socratic Practice > Blogger at "The Purpose of Education is Happiness and Well-Being for All," "Let a Thousand Nations Bloom," and "Radical Social Entrepreneurs" > Co-Founder of The Atheneum School, The Winston Academy (defunct), Moreno Valley High School (ranked the 36th best public high school in 2006), and The Bronze Doors Academy. > Co-Founder, Conscious Capitalism, Inc. > TEDx UChicago, "The Creation of Conscious Culture through Educational Innovation" > TEDx GrandRapids, "Innovate: Experience" > TEDx UFM, "Socratic Practice as Disruptive Technology" > > To unsubscribe from the TRANSPARTISAN list, click the following link: >


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