By: Jack Levine
Monday, May 28th is Memorial Day, our nation’s commemoration of the sacrifices made by those whose lives were on the line for the freedoms we hold sacred. Whether our veterans survived their military service, or were lost on the field of battle, our country owes each of them, and their families, a [...]
By: Jack Levine I hope you will agree with me that gardening is one of the most satisfying ways to exert energy for a greater good. A garden has five basic components…soil, seeds, water, sunshine and labor. For time immemorial, so many diverse civilizations have developed methods of plant cultivation for both nutritional survival [...]
By Jack Levine,
The blooming of beautiful flora inspires us to energize and achieve new successes.
Tallahassee is where we’ve called home for the past 34 years. One of our local town slogans is “Where Spring Begins.” My wife, Charlotte, and I have established an organic raised-bed garden for vegetables and flowers which attract our [...]
By: Jack Levine, President 4 Generations Institute
Are all forms of discrimination wrong? No, we all have our personal preferences, but I believe that discrimination that denies basic human equality and dignity are wrong. When personal attitude becomes limitation of legal rights, action should be passionately pursued to rectify the situation.
Our nation’s history [...]
By: Jack Levine
In celebration of Martin Luther King Day I share this personal reflection.
It was late August, 1963. I was 12. I remember my father calling me into his room. The radio was on, and I heard cheering. It was not a baseball game kind of cheer…..it seemed louder and [...]
By Irene Sullivan. Kaplan Publishing, November 2010.
Book review by Jack Levine, Founder of 4Generations Institute, and Partnership Director, GRAND
Raised by the Courts has within its pages a series of emotional discoveries and inspirational messages, telling the story of one judge whose life has changed as a result of her efforts to help change [...]
This holiday season let’s remember that not all gifts are wrapped in shiny paper and decorated with ribbon and bows. There are many intangible gifts we can share with those who deserve special recognition…..for who they are, what they do, and the importance they play in our lives.
Here’s a 20-item emotional gift guide which [...]