Culture. Tradition. Culturally Competent to know the difference?
What’s what? I avoided cable news outlets in preparation for the 2022 midterms. I tried. Skipping along channels one day, I listened to a White male voice. He lauded being from Florida and evoked “tradition” back into our country. He longed for an exclusive society with specific traditions. How does that look? One Nationality! Full […]
Brains that Rewire – Not everyone’s!
Helen Santoro’s brain networks rewired itself. New York Times The Curious Hole in My Head.
Sept. 4, 2022
To Reframe or To Remain in a lane is the question!
What’s the language of a perceived problem versus a reframed problem?
Citizenship for Words is a Thing?
Accurate reviews of books, articles, and posts dignify a writer’s words. It’s refreshing to cross lines into other worldviews to dignify humanity.
The Upside to the Tower of Babel
Fragmented Systems The Upside to the Tower of Babel Photo by US Army Forces that Bind Jonathan Hait recently published an article in the Atlantic. “Why the Past 10 Years of American Life Have Been Uniquely Stupid.” He likens America’s fragmentation with the Tower of Babel as a metaphor for Social Media’s impact. People, groups, […]
Sustainability & The World Cafe
RRB6 My acronym means nothing to readers outside of my / our story. Today’s anecdote is an example of exploration for answers to questions that matter. My RRB6 represents the body of people who think about such questions by using a method called The World Café. The group wants to understand more about the complex […]
Who has the Stronghold on Algorithms?
Why does the machine learning community continue to accept a certain level of dysfunction for certain groups?
Can you harness positive and negative energy in a room?
Listening to Hear
Don’t just say, I hear you, to be flippant. To hear is to stand next to someone and shut down one’s own mind.
Values Transformation comes from Brian P. Hall’s book – Values Shift. Hall explores what we need to know to transform a person into an exceptional human being and what we need to know to build a better society. What is the Hall-Tonna Map? The Hall-Tonna Map is a chart of words to express 125 values. The words/values […]