What Does “Follow the Science” Mean?

What Does “Follow the Science” Mean?

“Follow the science” has become a ubiquitous expression.  But what does it mean? Science is a structured investigative method that is indispensable for civilization.  It is a cornerstone of our growing understanding of the universe.  It is a process that includes...
Prosperity

Prosperity

(The following is part of the Mission Statement of the non-partisan group Common Sense, Common People.  Explore more about this group on their Facebook group page.) We believe that Common People want to work hard in order to achieve prosperity.  This essay explains...
Secession: The Long Goodbye

Secession: The Long Goodbye

Political secession looms on the American horizon. The political phenomenon of secession is similar to an evolutionary phenomenon in biology.  Throughout history, radical changes in the Earth’s geology have separated species apart to the point where new species...
The Elites Versus Everyone Else

The Elites Versus Everyone Else

There are massive social and political divides in America right now.  This should not be surprising because there have been massive social and political divides throughout world history. But what lies at the root of these divides? Philosophers, professors,...
A Day of Reckoning Nears

A Day of Reckoning Nears

An ominous day of reckoning nears for America as a result of the ongoing election chaos. Distant thunder rumbles inside dark clouds looming on the political horizon. Thomas Jefferson wrote in the Declaration of American Independence, “…when a long train of abuses and...