I was at a Super Bowl party on Sunday and ran into a friend that I hadn’t seen in quite a while.
We started talking and he mentioned someone’s name to me, a former Wall Street professional who is now an organic foods chef.
The first thing that he said about this individual is “He’s very political.”
Without hesitation, I responded “So am I. When you see what is going on, how can you not be?”
Given my background, it is hard to believe that these words now come out of my mouth.
Even though my college was a hotbed for political activism, I avoided that scene altogether and never had any strong opinions, about politics or otherwise. Read more »