Livng on the Russian River coping with fire smoke and potential fall flooding and sometime to come earthquake The earth is a dynamic critter!

But on the larget scene, the politics of Trump, the deplorables and the lack of understanding of why ppeople do what they do. The people who voted for trump were losing out starting in the 60’s. We need more understanding and the reading of history.

I am thinking more about the problem of governance. Since Aristotle, who thinks about this issue? So I am scurrying through past readings for perspective.

Muddy last winter river low. my painting.

In between we have my book, Gardenworld Politics and the Renewal of Civilization.

Gardenworld Politics is a guide for integrated responses to climate turbulence, and related issues, currently COVID, the economy and inequality, to make for an attractive society. Politics is in the title because we must move beyond policy to action.

Here is the link to the draft chapters at Medium. link

I did a podcast with Rob Johnson, President of The Institute for New Economic Thinking, on a broad range of topics.

transcript at