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Group Reveals Planned Route For Coast-to-Coast Bicycle and Pedestrian Trail - Route Fifty
Daring plan to knit together a "coast to coast" #bike #trail in the #USA; it leverages existing trails where possible #cycling
cycling  tour  usa  trail  project  initiative  government  state  federal  rail  development  bike  recreation  washington.dc  illinois  iowa  nebraska  wyoming  montana  idaho  washington  maryland  west  virginia  pennsylvania 
may 2019 by csrollyson
The Doc Film Money Map 2.0: A guide to tax incentives (USA)
Depending on your #indie #film project, tax incentives can finance a huge chunk of your budget; here's how... #investor #producer
19eyz  documentary  indie  film  tax  incentive  howto  program  ohio  illinois  california  newyork  state  investor  producer  finance  Business 
march 2019 by csrollyson
How Integration Is Actually Working in Germany — Refugees Deeply
Concise review of Merkel's #refugee #integration initiatives + 4 areas for improvement #germany
refugee  host  germany  program  federal  state  government  coordination  review  2018  work  bank  results  19eyz  bullsi 
march 2019 by csrollyson
Defiant U.S. sheriffs push gun sanctuaries, imitating liberals on immigration | Reuters
Gun rights enthusiasts co-opt “sanctuary city” strategy to resist new state and federal gun control laws
gun  firearm  struggle  local  county  state  government  sanctuary  sheriff  usa  culture  law  resistance  illinois  newmexico  washington  oregon 
march 2019 by csrollyson
The Plunging Morale of America’s Service Members - The Atlantic
US Marine’s poignant analysis & reflection on the lack of mission, care, integrity & leadership [the USA in desperate need of King energy]
warrior  marine  soldier  usa  king  Q2  2018  reflection  history  exceptional  vietnam  was  obama  trump  policy  mission  congress  state  department  dod  iraq  afghanistan  wwii 
april 2018 by csrollyson
Congress opens second investigation into USA Gymnastics sex abuse scandal
The most heinous #sex #abuse scandal: #Olympic #doctor consistently abused 100s of athletes for 20+ years while officials ignored complaints
usa  gymnastics  olympics  team  sexuality  abuse  physician  michigan  state  university  organization  governance  Q1  2018 
february 2018 by csrollyson
The Case for Devolution - CityLab
Call to unbundle big federal govt, to cities, which produce most economy value & are more accountable to citizens
pointofview  urbanism  government  model  federal  state  local  knowledge  industrial  economy  politics  trump  usa  canada  2017 
april 2017 by csrollyson
State within a state - Wikipedia
Useful intro + many links to example deep states, current and past
police  totalitarian  state  reference  deep  government  russia  soviet 
march 2017 by csrollyson
A Letter From G.O.P. National Security Officials Opposing Donald Trump - The New York Times
50 #national #security officials warn: #Trump "would be the most reckless President in American history"
usa  politics  president  election  trump  security  military  q3  2016  republican  state  department  international  global  NATO  2ghcj  2csrollyson 
august 2016 by csrollyson
Astrology: Planetary Rulerships, Dignities and Debilities
Planets dignified or debilitated depending on signs they're in; very open to interpretation though
astrology  planet  sign  state  natal  chart  transit  affinity  reference 
april 2016 by csrollyson
The Grumpy Economist: Uber and Occupational Licenses
Questions the "value" of licensing, some ironic examples + great references
economy  analysis  license  government  city  state  local  poor  value  proposition  q1  2015  competition  taxi  uber  healthcare  quality  rating  football  spain 
february 2015 by csrollyson
Dismantling Empires Through Devolution - Atlantic Mobile
MUSTread "devolution" as necessary pressure value to enable people to win self-determination in a global politically inflexible world
geography  politics  policy  globalization  q3  2014  pointofview  scotland  basque  venezia  venice  barcelona  ukraine  sardinia  catalonia  spain  history  iraq  korea  unbundling  nation  state  local  government  2ghcj 
september 2014 by csrollyson
The Fall of France
Personal account of French surfeit of benefits + refusal to adopt a global mindset Thx @pierresc
pointofview  france  q1  2014  economy  politics  hollande  brain  drain  regulation  tax  history  family  state  benefits  global  London  Newyorkcity  abuse  example  brussels  davos  english  bric  2ghcj 
january 2014 by csrollyson
U.S. monitored the phone calls of 35 world leaders: report | Article | Top News | Reuters.com
Shocking or more common than citizens know about? NSA encouraged [diplomats] to provide phone #s of heads of state, bugged them
nsa  head  state  government  executive  monitor  bug  phone  mobile  Q4  2013  snowden  2ghcj  surveillance 
october 2013 by csrollyson
Analysis: Red state or blue, Obamacare pricing seems apolitical | Article | Top News | Reuters.com
MUSTread: surprising apolitical analysis of state health insurance costs, explains variances, shows some levers #fb
healthcare  usa  Q4  2013  analysis  politics  cost  exchange  state  population  provider  payer  2ghcj  exceptional  comparison  geography 
october 2013 by csrollyson
Your Smartphone Works for the Surveillance State - James Allworth - Harvard Business Review
MUSTread post on an emerging USA surveillance state; the ballooning of "secret" government, growing reprisals vs. whistleblowers #fb
surveillance  pointofview  DDR  GDR  east  germany  reference  usa  obama  terror  liberty  government  spying  snoop  news  2csrollyson  2ghcj  state  Berlin  telecom  Digital 
june 2013 by csrollyson
The Vanishing Electoral Battleground - NYTimes.com
How the U.S. electoral system means a handful of states choose the President Thx @jhagel #fb
election  usa  president  state  marketing  big  data  analysis  democracy  politics  tactics  2csrollyson 
november 2012 by csrollyson
Illinois majority wants pension reform, new Ipsos survey finds - In Other News - Crain's Chicago Business
Crain's poll finds support for tweaking Illinois pensions, which are HUGELY underfunded ($83B, ~40%); note healthcare "option"
usa  illinois  state  pension  healthcare  fund  bankruptcy  poll  employee 
july 2012 by csrollyson
‘Human barcode’ could make society more organized, but invades privacy, civil liberties  - NY Daily News
The fact that people are even considering is an outrage; bad tradeoff: low possibility of death by terror; lost liberty a certainty
privacy  threat  chip  security  surveillance  tyranny  police  state  liberty 
june 2012 by csrollyson
The End of Multiculturalism - Centre for World Dialogue
Analysis of multiculturalism in USA; glorifies welfare state as deliverer of equality; disagree but good to reflect; disruption and impoverishment of state will change the context shortly
usa  europe  multiculturalism  education  obama  black  latino  equal  opportunity  civil  rights  history  analysis  government  nixon  corporatism  welfare  state  racism  mlk 
october 2011 by csrollyson
AmeriCorps - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Note: no stated partnerships w service clubs; govt another player in disrupting the community service market
12lc1  community  service  volunteer  government  federal  state  local  fundraising  process  transformation  disruption  organization 
june 2011 by csrollyson
In Wisconsin and Washington, budget battles reshape political landscape
Imagine reading this with "tip for tiny belly" ad alongside as I did ;^) people need to get that there's no money in the till; tighten up
usa  politics  budget  deficit  federal  state  wisconsin  government  protest  republican  democrat  2011  q1  humor  2ghcj 
february 2011 by csrollyson
http://repository.upenn.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1094&context=edissertations
Excellent contribution: references Thelma Arnold, identified by analyzing "anonymous" AOL search logs
privacy  surveillance  usa  china  prc  research  2009  dissertation  state  citizen  Anonymity 
january 2011 by csrollyson
Spilling Secrets: Social Privacy And Confidentiality In A Wikileaks World
Reflections on secrets and ethics of exposing them, invoking personal privacy Thx @jdlasica
Wikileaks  Privacy  Security  Ethics  Government  State  Secret  transparency  2010  Q4  pointofview  2ghcj 
december 2010 by csrollyson
Commonwealth Conversations: Engage!
Excellent example of government blog, explicitly tries to increase engagement
15caw2  executive  blog  24goodp  State  Massachusetts  usa  governor  engagement 
october 2010 by csrollyson
The New World Order: A Map - Newsweek
Excellent thesis but leaves me wanting more: as I've oft written, think beyond nation state Thx @bremley
globalization  transformation  culture  tribe  language  identity  nation  state  2ghcj  exceptional  government  disruption 
october 2010 by csrollyson
Pentagon tells WikiLeaks: Do right thing | Reuters.com
Difficult needed debate: national security v freedom of speech: wikileaks
military  state  security  conflict  internet  wikileaks  iraq  usa  saudiarabia  lebanon  india  2ghcj  privacy 
august 2010 by csrollyson
Illinois Melts Down: the Inevitable Result of Unchecked Democrat Rule
Dour report on Illinois fiscal (mis)management; note states w biggest cities have biggest deficits Thx @passepartout
Illinois  USA  State  Finance  Bankruptcy  Tax  Program  Management  2010  2csrollyson 
may 2010 by csrollyson
Rationing Medicare: Update - Big Government
Well done but do bkgd research b4 u get too excited; represents physicians' argument for why we shouldn't change
healthcare  history  Physician  model  patient  state  reform  usa  2010 
january 2010 by csrollyson

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