a letter from one of my favorite childults

  I wrote about Troy, Michigan, Constitution Cafe participant Mike Choly, 94 years young, last month.  I received yesterday this lovely email from him and wanted to share: Chris, It was a privilege and pleasure to see and hear you conduct the meeting doing what...

What if…..

What if… ….Children and youth had far more expansive rights to and pathways and opportunities for self determination, rather than the noblesse oblige approach they have to suffer through today, with adults knowing what’s best for them when it comes...

Try, try again

Last week, my oldest daughter Cali an I attempted to do our latest Socrates Cafe for Youtube and Facebook.  But we were both sleepy and weren’t really giving it our all. “I’m not really trying,” Cali said. She gave me a free pass, bless her...