Tag Archives: government

Tulips, Tyranny…and Gratitude

It’s springtime in Washington, my favorite season in our nation’s capitol. The cherry blossoms have faded, but the bright red tulips are standing erect like soldiers in Lafayette Park, across from the White House. The streets are clogged with tourists and school groups, taking pictures, looking at the monuments, a bit dazzled by Washington’s beauty. […] … learn more→

The Green economy and US financial woes

Being “green” is something which most of us want to do and almost everyone will agree that the government should be taking the lead when it comes to ensuring the US takes a greener path. The government has set carbon reduction targets – very ambitious ones – and appears to have been getting on with […] … learn more→