Whether the exquisite furniture in the Blue Room at the White House is genuine antiques or department-store reproductions is nowhere near as important as, say, the war in Afghanistan. And whether the wallpaper in the Red Room is refurbished or, at high cost, replaced has no effect on the nat… Read more
Leaders create culture. It is a rather straightforward concept, yet it is also misunderstood. Regardless of the corporate values posted on the website and printed on the letterhead, the real culture of the company is delivered by the members of the agency who interact with the public, and cu… Read more
This week marks the 232nd anniversary of our Constitution. By joint resolution in 1955, Congress proclaimed the week of Sept. 17-23 of each year to be “Constitution Week.” But to the extent that we observe Constitution Week at all, what is it, exactly, that we are celebrating? Read more
For two years, the Democratic Party has attempted to deny the results of the last presidential election, claiming that the Trump campaign won a phony election that was rigged under the direction of Vladimir Putin. But when the Democrat-backed Mueller Report found no evidence that the campaig… Read more
For a number of years now, local citizens have urged our representatives at the local, state and federal levels to develop policies on climate change and the related issues of renewable energy and energy efficiency. The city of Harrisonburg has been relatively receptive; for example, it form… Read more
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