Recognizing Danger Early Is A Necessary Prerequisite For Prospering and Surviving Over the Long Term
The luxury ocean liner Titanic was known to be unsinkable. On its maiden voyage it sank. Do you think this type of accident could happen today?
A fluke accident caused the Concord airliner to crash while taking off from Paris. Do you think this type of accident could happen today?
Sunday, December 7, 1941 at 6 o’clock the Japanese executed a sneak attack upon the U. S. naval base at Pearl Harbor killing over 2300 men and women. Do you think a sneak attack could be as successful today?
The naval warship USS Cole was attacked by terrorists. Do you think this type of accident could happen today?
In 1933 Hitler came to power in a bloodless takeover through political maneuvering during the election for chancellor of Germany. Do you think this type of bloodless takeover could happen today?
Have you heard about terrorist attacks in Paris, Brussels, Madrid, Mumbai, Bali, Peru, the Middle East, etc.? Which do you think is the greater danger to a nation, a sneak attack by an outside enemy that unites the people against the enemy, a bloodless takeover by a politician that divides the populace, or is this issue too complex for you to think about?
Have you thought about the post-election legal maneuvering to ‘win’ US elections?
If you were losing a contest that was important to you, would you want to win by changing the rules? Likely you answer this “yes”, if you are a politician.