Column: The Civil Pause

The Thanks of Giving

There is a wonderful moment at the mid-point of the classic adventure film “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade” when Indiana, in a quiet moment with his father, laments that throughout their relationship they have never simply talked.  Professor Jones Sr. (wonderfully Continue reading “Column: The Civil Pause”

The Civil Pause

There comes a point in the progression of a society when it is advantageous, perhaps even essential, that it take pause and stock of where they’ve been, where they are and where they’re going. This critical self-assessment can be addressed towards any and all aspects of the society, Continue reading “The Civil Pause”