On National Security, Economic Models, and Democracy: 2021

Hold Your Fire

There is no question society before us is fracturing.

National security carves barriers through our society of States and politics, and our friends and citizens carve, unknowingly, invisible lines between us.

Artificial intelligence is the most transformative sector non-specific cross-domain technology to be born out of human ingenuity since the…


Masters of Dispute Resolution & Masters of Legal Study

David Bernat, February 7th, 2021

You Are My Sunshine

There is no question our country is at a crossroads.

World affairs have suddenly and dramatically shifted courses, a pandemic has ravaged lives across the world and further diminished the prospects of the millennial generation, and political discourse seems to have both disintegrated into the…


The Secret Programs Helping Keep You Safe

Lashana Lynch and Brie Larson may want to do more than build a rocket.

When Captain Marvel switches sides she represents a breaking free of the burdens an old coalition of national identity, whom now have gone rogue.

When Brie Larson releases a trek through the Grand Tetons, recorded in secret and held for release, she may or may not know her publication is…


We Are All Friends Here: The Social Responsibility Problem


What does it mean that Biden is the first “Post-Digital” President?

With passion and purpose, let us begin — you and I together, one nation, under God — united in our love for America and united in our love for each other.

For love is more powerful than hate.
Hope is more powerful than fear.
Light is more powerful than dark.
This is our…


The Middle Class Case for Elizabeth Warren

Is it a mousey princess trapped in a tower in a frozen wonderland of Christmas magic, or an astronaut lifting off to the stars with ignition of her rocket?

While enjoying tea at The Savoy in London, as men like me do, I was struck by the ambiguity of the Made With Lego installation that celebrated its holiday spirit.

“Go — No Go For Launch?” the installation seemed to be saying to me, when, really, financiers and me were…


Build Back Better.

With Jared “Kush” Kushner basking in his victory of Israel-UAE peace accords, and Covid ravaging the blue and red (wtf!) states, Stephen Miller must chafe.

And not only because the ladies won’t date him! Bazinga!

Tennessee is known for defense things: Oak Ridge, the boom boom maker; and Fort Knox…


The politics of resentment would like to speak to the manager.

Ah, America. Fuck yeah! This is America! Can’t a Lady Liberty have it all?

David Bernat

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