“Put vinegar or onion under your scarf for tear gas”

As protesters in Tahrir Square in Egypt faced off against pro-government forces, they drew a lesson from their counterparts in Tunisia:  “Put vinegar or onion under your scarf for tear gas.”You’d have to be living under a rock not to take note of what’s been happening in the Middle East over the last month. And … Continue reading “Put vinegar or onion under your scarf for tear gas”

Millennials Rising!

Over the past year I've been writing about the Millennial Generation, Generation Y and their propensity to band together and move as groups. We see it with the proliferation of social media, heck, social media was invented by this generation, literally. Recently - here and elsewhere, I've talked about how workplace and societal treatment needs … Continue reading Millennials Rising!

Revisiting Medici

A few years ago, when I was still down in Los Angeles, I was on my morning walk through West L.A. and I ran across a homeless gentleman collecting cans and bottles from a dumpster.  I stopped to talk to him.  We talked for about for fifteen minutes. We talked about a lot things, the … Continue reading Revisiting Medici