"Every perception is to some degree an act of creation, and every act of memory is to some degree an act of imagination."

-- Gerald Edelman, Second Nature: Brain Science and Human Knowledge
The War with Ourselves: The Enemy Is UsPeople being able to work well together, united behind a common view of how they should be togetherThe War with Ourselves: The Enemy Is UsChapter 7: US-China Relations and Wars2020-10-18JournalPeople being able to work well together, united behind a common view of how they should be togetherThe items that are most important in making a great empire are… …leadership that is strong enough and capable enough to provide the essential ingredients for success, which include… …strong education.  By strong education I don’t just mean teaching knowledge and skills; I also mean teaching… …strong character, civility, and a strong work ethic, which are typically taught in the family as well as in school.  These lead to improved civility that is reflected in factors such as… …low corruption and high respect for rules, such as the rule of law. Continue reading… Index People being able to work well together, united behind a common view of how they should be together Continue reading…