Barbarians at the Gate: Course Correcting for the Future

Containment (n)/: The act, process, or means of keeping something within limits. Miriam-Webster The famous 1989 book detailing the hostile corporate takeover of RJR Nabisco, “Barbarian at the Gate,” by Bryan Burrough and John Helyar, borrows its name from a classic old world euphemism. The story of corporate raiders was juxtaposed with the historic idea…

Martin and the Others . . .

Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day!  If you are in the United States, you will undoubtedly hear and see clips from Dr. King’s iconic “I Have A Dream” speech and enjoy solidarity events around your town.  If you’re African American or African, you may reflect on the benefits that the Civil Rights Era afforded you….