Carlyle Fielding Stewart III

Writings on Democracy, Social Justice, and Religion

Tag: innovation in American political life.

  • “If We Can Land on Mars, We Can Preserve and Creatively Rebuild American Democracy.”

    “If We Can Land on Mars, We Can Preserve and Creatively Rebuild American Democracy.”

    What really amazes me about our country is how we can ingeniously explore new frontiers in science, medicine, industry and other fields of human endeavor but can’t devise a creative political culture that will consistently move our nation forward. If we can land on Mars why can’t politicians use the political system and “political eugenics” to help millions of Americans out of the doldrums of despair? America is like no other nation on earth. Few countries can boast or rival our greatest scientific…