Unsustainable Sustainability

Summary: Every election cycle candidates deceitfully run on platforms of job creation, public safety, and a beautiful environment, because they know that’s what people want. Once in office, being followers rather than leaders, they succumb to ready-made templates proffered by ICLEI and related organizations. Constitutionally, it is patently wrong, even treasonous, for an elected official […]

Bay Area Should Model Itself After City-States Hong Kong and Singapore, Futurist Said

SAN JOSE, Calif. — “The Bay area is a city-state, and we should act like one,” said Paul Saffo, a technology futurist who explores and predicts long term change. “We need to think like a region, not a mere collection of cities.” Saffo, managing director of foresight at Discern Analytics, said it was time for […]