Let me explain the trouble with the mindless pursuit of blaming "big business, Wall Street, greedy companies, politics" and so forth: This kind of conspiratorial thinking removes any accountability from individuals and conveniently blames some amorphous "other." Who elects those people?
I’m writing this on the Acela traveling back to Rhode Island from our long weekend vacation in New York City. The City is vibrant again, restaurants filled, Broadway plays jammed, traffic gridlocked. It’s good to see! (Scheduling Uber in advance to