Forged in Crisis: The Power of Courageous Leadership in Turbulent Times

Yesterday here in Jamaica Plain, Rev. Darrell Hamilton II gave a powerful sermon, “Forged in Crisis.” During his sermon, he educated us about Prof Nancy Koehn’s book, Forged in Crisis: The Power of Courageous Leadership in Turbulent Times. Rev Darrell argued that America is in the midst of an immense moral crisis, and everyone’s ground-up leadership is urgently needed. We must sing the psalms of protest. Just … Continue reading Forged in Crisis: The Power of Courageous Leadership in Turbulent Times

A Pizza Party for the Boston City Councilors

Dear Boston City Councilors Campbell, Flaherty, Essaibi, Pressley, Wu, Edwards, Flynn, Baker, McCarthy, O’Malley, Janey, Zakim, Ciommo, I’m a doctor, husband, and father of a 3-year-old boy, and am concerned about the future of Boston. I would like to invite you to my home in JP on a weekend in September or October for a two hour pizza lunch. You are the only invitees. No media, no … Continue reading A Pizza Party for the Boston City Councilors

Fundraising Party, Sunday at 5 PM in Boston

The policy of forced separation of children is tantamount to child abuse, a violation of the human rights of children. But we shall overcome. My wife and I are holding a fundraising party for the Poor People’s Campaign at our home in Boston on Sunday at 5PM. We will be featuring the Saint Rose Quintet, a jazz band in the style of famed saxophonist Charlie Parker. The … Continue reading Fundraising Party, Sunday at 5 PM in Boston