Keeping the Art Conversation Real

Thinking about the biography of Albert Gleizes has led me in a thousand directions, all of them relevant to current events. Where I get into trouble is in deciding what to talk about first. Sometimes I think the French art conversation is the place to start since it’s part of the larger political picture and…

Origin Oil Update

I think it’s necessary to provide an update on my opinion of Origin Oil (OOIL).[ref name=”Origin Oil Inc]Origin Oil’s Website, OriginOil.com, Available: http://www.originoil.com/%5B/ref%5D This article is not a fresh recommendation—this is a followup to my previous article about Origin Oil. My intention is to provide information for readers who learned about this stock on this…

This is How We Should Talk to Each Other

Two Italian designers made a statement about gay marriage that turned out to be very controversial. Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana said in a recent interview that they oppose gay adoptions. They also oppose gay marriage. They believe ‘the only family is the traditional one’. Gabbana said, “”A child needs a mother and a father….

Resetting My Conversation

I’ve been focused on the Church’s potential for political and economic reform. This was a mistake. You could argue that the pope hasn’t promised to accomplish the reform—only to establish a proper foundation for reform. I am firmly convinced that openness to the transcendent can bring about a new political and economic mindset which would…