Category Archives: Society

An unusual school of mines

Every other month, I travel to Henderson, Nev., to facilitate a community advisory panel. The managers from four plants meet with community representatives from different walks of life. Each plant reports on its progress in five areas – safety, environmental … Continue reading

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Run government like a business? An impossible, foolish notion

Carly Fiorina, the one-time CEO of Hewlett-Packard, threw her hat in the ring last week to become the GOP 2016 nominee for president. Like many business types before her, she pledged that, if elected, she would “run government like a … Continue reading

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When was our religious freedom taken away?

With all the recent talk about states enacting versions of the national Religious Freedom Restoration Act, I’ve been wondering: What exactly prompted the need for national and state bills in the first place? Why did legislators conclude that religious freedom … Continue reading

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