Category Archives: Change

No Security Without Community

Today elections are about the acquisition of government power to enable the victors to establish their view of the best social order.  Often the opposing views breakdown to security versus community.  But is this a real choice?  In my view … Continue reading

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Real Change: Not Just in the Hands of the Politicans

After a lifetime of public service, I am convinced that real change is not just in the hands of the politicians.  Real change is within the reach of each and every one of us depending on how we do our … Continue reading

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The Need For True Service

Introduction  Since graduating from law school I have been a public servant for most of my career life: a prosecuting attorney, a city attorney and a trial judge.  I am a deep believer in public service.  In my private life … Continue reading

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Wall Street, Morality and the Fiduciary Ideal (An excerpt from Chapter 4, The Tao of Public Service)

“I assert this because of one essential moral point: each and every individual must make the moral decision in their life whether to act for their own narrow self interests or act for the interests of all others.” Continue reading

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