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The Mental Health Danger of Supporting Hillary's Incrementalist Can't-Do-Ism

Rob Kall | Posted 05.25.2016 | Politics
Rob Kall

Bottom line, I believe that people who embrace Hillary's message are setting themselves up to be at risk. They are embracing a message and value system that diminishes them, that lowers horizons and treats hope and vision as dysfunction.

Dare to Be 100: Structural Lag

Walter M. Bortz II, M.D. | Posted 02.12.2017 | Healthy Living
Walter M. Bortz II, M.D.

Any reflection indicates that time moves slowly. "Take your time" is a perpetual advisory. Recognition of structural lag serves us all in our enterprises.

Results, Not Revolution

Richard J. Rosendall | Posted 02.11.2017 | Queer Voices
Richard J. Rosendall

The most experienced and best-prepared presidential candidate this year happens to be a woman. Let us not look for excuses to miss the moment, or make the perfect the enemy of the good. We have too much at stake, and too much work ahead.

When Small Minds Squash Big Ideas

David Nour | Posted 11.09.2016 | Business
David Nour

Today's challenging business environment and pace of change leaves no room for mere incremental improvement year over year. Companies of every size ar...

Another Failure of All-or-Nothingism

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.04.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

For the last three months, we've all been watching the Kabuki drama play out, but the ultimate outcome was never really much in doubt. Like a badly-written detective drama where the audience spots the killer in the opening act, almost everyone knew the Tea Partiers were going to lose this battle.

Is Social Media Revolutionary?

Steven Strauss | Posted 10.30.2012 | Technology
Steven Strauss

We live in an age of rapid change. Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, Twitter and many other innovators have changed how we work, communicate and live. But is this a new industrial revolution?

Standing Up to China, the Obama Way

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tom Doctoroff

As the senior leader of one Chinese state-owned enterprise said to me, "I used to think [Obama] was nice. Then I realized he was intelligent. Now I know he's shrewd, just like Hu Jintao. Your leader is a strategist."

Friday Talking Points [136] -- Girding For Battle

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The battle looms. It is, in fact, right over a hill right in front of us. So, are Democrats girding their loins for the fight, and roaring their def...

Friday Talking Points [131] -- Democratic Campaign Advice

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

This week, Congress -- moving with its usual less-than-blinding speed -- passed a Wall Street reform bill, a mere two years after the crisis hit. Wal...

Friday Talking Points [129] -- Incrementalism Wins Big

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

We're going to begin today with the news that a popular New Jersey beach is considering allowing women to sunbathe topless. And then move right on to...

Putting the 'Change' Back in "Change You Can Believe In": The Two Faces of Barack Obama

Marshall Auerback | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marshall Auerback

A broad number of polls indicate that progressive opinion, particularly in the area of health care, is much more profoundly aligned with popular opinion than the damp squib of a proposal currently being championed by the president.

Excremental Change

Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort

Excremental Change involves cleaning first the loopholes of the system and expelling all the dirt that is inside. Ask the Pirates of Heartless Capitalism where they hide and you will find the dirt.

Sam Stein

McCain: Obama Opened Himself Up To Charges Of Incrementalism In Afghanistan | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain largely applauded the Obama administration's approach to Afghanistan on Tuesday. But he said that if he had been elected, he would ha...