Who Tells America’s Story?

Our present era of “fake news” has introduced the American public to a key premise of constructivism, which is that meaning is constructed by human minds and always perspective-dependent. What we call “news” is someone’s perspective on what happened and what it means. Until now we have counted on the news media to tell usContinue reading “Who Tells America’s Story?”

Fuel, Food, and Faith: A Meditation on Our Human Future

As our presidential candidates lay out their visions and identify what they believe are the major issues on our national and global horizons, I thought I would publish¬†a short list of my own. Obviously there are many, many things we could be doing differently – and many different things we probably should¬†be doing – asContinue reading “Fuel, Food, and Faith: A Meditation on Our Human Future”