I have opportunity to speak with a growing number of those who have been battered by their attempts to carry out their jobs well or to act as a whistleblower and--in turn--have received harsh treatment because of it. Some have lost everything in order to serve the public or simply to serve righteousness. To those … Continue reading For Those Who Suffer Injustice, Remember, What Comes Around, Goes Around
Here is an important news item. I plan a commentary on the topic at the center of this story. https://www.cbsnews.com/news/france-telecom-executives-didier-lombard-stand-trial-suicides/ Please look for my upcoming commentary entitled: "Being and Doing: The Human and the Mission"
I use to explain to the students in my laboratory classes not to fudge results of measurements and experiments. The truth--and I firmly believe this--is always more interesting regardless of what you may believe at first. In a legal sense, assuming that you are behaving properly for sure, the truth is always your best friend … Continue reading Bertrand Russell on Truth Telling
Senator Grassley on National Whistleblower Appreciation Day https://youtu.be/K_Bsol1rzF8
When government officials become complacent in their sketchy, dishonest, or even illegal activities--they begin to make mistakes. They abusively use the tools of bureaucracy and law as shields and weapons against honest civil servants, reformers, whistleblowers and the rare decent--and independent--politician. These crooked bureaucrats feel protected. If necessary, they will make things up in order … Continue reading How Government Officials Cloak Themselves in a Sham of Fake Legality and Fake Authority
You did not really believe anything else did you? The game of Conservative versus Liberal, Capitalism versus Communism, Republican versus Democrat is all mere stagecraft. Governments frame those who exhibit independence--from top to bottom. https://youtu.be/BFGE77h3QB4
I recently had opportunity to mention St. Thomas More in a Twitter comment. I kept an image of More on a holy card pinned in my cubicle at the government agency until the day the armed police ushered me out of the building. (Bad organizations feign so well the functions--especially the forceful ones--of legitimate agencies … Continue reading More More–Thomas More!