Questions, comments, concerns...
We have all heard the term politics, but do we really know what it means?
Here is one definition:
"Politics is the art of controlling your environment." - Hunter S. Thompson
In groups of 2 or 3, search for other definitions of politics:
"Politics have no relation to morals." - Niccolo Machiavelli
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors." - Plato
"Politicians are people who, when they see light at the end of the tunnel, go out and buy some more tunnel." - John Quinton
"Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed." - Carl Von Clausewit (Prussian general)
"Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies." - Groucho Marx
"In politics, stupidity is not a handicap." - Napoleon Bonaparte
The theme of the triad L is sustainability. What is sustainability?
State Local Personal
Topics worth exploring:
water, energy, agriculture, education, infrastructure, transportation, health, security
In groups, locate a story about sustainability and apply to a Texas Political region.