My favourite secret is that to really effect appreciable social change, you need to be at ground zero for the action.
There are a few reasons for this. First and foremost, it's one thing to read about social problems from afar, and to theorize possible Utopian solutions. It's an entirely different affair to be thrust into the midst of chaos, trying to hew real solutions from stone, steel and starving ma****. Theoretical knowledge gained by long-distance planning and… Continue