Friday Photos

The great urbanist Jane Jacobs observed that the presence of children in the city is a sign of urban health.  She was echoing the prophetic words of Zechariah who pictured God's salvation in the earthy terms of a safe city: "The city streets will be filled with boys and girls playing there." (Zech. 8:5). That's… Continue reading Friday Photos

An episode on Context TV

The woes of Toronto's Mayor continue.  Stripped of most mayoral powers he's now leveraging this moment for celebrity status - and as one commentator wrote, he's "more dangerous as a celebrity than as a leader." I was guest on a recent episode of Context TV that explored political scandal and Mayor Ford (not because of my… Continue reading An episode on Context TV