Yes, Politics are Local

Yes, Politics are Local

Like many fellow Americans, I am following the 2016 US Presidential campaign national conventions and conversations to determine the implications for our nation.  I am frequently reminded of a civic education initiative we developed at the Education Commission of the...
Help!

Help!

In a recent blog post (The Generosity of Time), I shared our experience with a local businessman assisting us to navigate the Osaka subway.  I made the case that while we appreciated his assistance we honored the time he took from his normal workday to ensure we were...