Civically Speaking (or Civics 101) by Charlie Friedman
(Originally published in The Planetary Gazette, February 2003) "Civics: that department of political science dealing with rights, citizenship and duties of citizens." Webster's Dictionary This is a new feature on civics, or how our government runs. An important part of being in "the right space" in life, spiritually and every other way, is knowing how to participate in the life of your city, your state and your country. What does i...