“For every thousand hacking at the leaves of evil, there is one striking at the root.” Henry David Thoreau.
Tired of hacking at the leaves of evil? (I am!) Harvard professor Lawrence Lessig thinks the #occupywallstreet protests “could turn into something more.” He is putting out a call to both sides of the political aisle to collaborate with those who want their efforts to make a difference. Professor Lessig discusses his plan here:
It’s that time of year again. Time to break out the bathing suits, quickly put them back in the drawer, throw on sweats, and head to the pool. Here’s a sampling of what I’m planning to read this summer, assuming my gnat-like attention span is able to stay the course. I’ll post my reviews as I work through the list.
Below are the titles I’ve short listed with my reasons for selecting them and their Amazon.com reviews. (I wouldn’t want you to just take my word on them as I haven’t even read them yet.) I hope you find something here worthy of a read.