Category: Alleys

Month in Review: June, 2013: Part 2, Global issues reflect local politics

2 August, 2013 (09:00) | Alleys, Bonds, Boston, Chelsea, Corruption, Fraud, Harrisburg, HUD, Mobile homes, Public housing, Tenth Amendment |

[Previous Months in Review available here: May 13, Apr 13, Mar 13, Feb 13, Jan 13,]   By:David A. Smith   I’m corrupt, you’re failing, we’re codependent   As we saw yesterday, local governments offer fertile ground for patronage and corruption, and more distant supervisory governmental bodies may be no better at curtailing it.  Indeed, […]

Month in Review: June, 2013: Part 1, Local issues imply global principles

1 August, 2013 (10:03) | Alleys, Bonds, Boston, Chelsea, Corruption, Fraud, Harrisburg, HUD, Mobile homes, Public housing, Tenth Amendment |

[Previous Months in Review available here: May 13, Apr 13, Mar 13, Feb 13, Jan 13,]   By:David A. Smith   The echoes reverberate as we climb slowly toward the light of wisdom   In complex systems, the micro and the macro echo each other, and I look for these connections as much as possible, […]