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How to Reduce the National Debt by $30 Trillion

Peter Block | Posted 12.27.2011 | Home
Peter Block

A 20 percent decrease in consumption of sugary drinks could prevent about 1.5 million Americans from becoming obese and forestall 400,000 cases of diabetes. This would save about $30 trillion.

Is There Too Much Parenting?

Peter Block | Posted 11.23.2011 | Parents
Peter Block

We want to open a conversation about parenting. Not about what is good or bad parenting, but rather about the idea that today's obsession about parenting has gone too far.

Why Families Fall Apart

Peter Block | Posted 11.01.2011 | Women
Peter Block

We delude ourselves if we think our high divorce rates are caused by interpersonal problems and disagreements. It's not that people are not getting along; it is that they don't need each other.