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The Story of The Genuine Optimist, Episode 1

Many people come into our lives with an upbeat attitude. Sometimes we question this attitude. This does not make us negative and it certainly does not make us pessimistic. It just says “we do not believe their attitude is genuine.” A genuine attitude comes from a source that many of us believe in. This source...

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The Lost Values of Liberal and Conservative, Episode 2

In the company of liberal democrats, I become a community conservative. In the company of republican conservatives, I become a classical liberal. Both community conservative and classical liberal are birds of a feather. They naturally compliment each other because they naturally support each other. I call myself a genuine optimist because this is what I...

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Episode 3, My First Experience with Being Genuine and Optimistic

They were the sophomore class of 2000, specifically my fifth hour English class. They were children of the desolate, and on one particular day I held everything back, which is opposite the phrase that says, “Don’t hold anything back.” As students of the performing arts, they would come into my class just after lunch, all...

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Behind The Mic

Keith Kelsch

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Keith is the Author of The Political Optimist: The Restoration of Common Consent, and you can follow him under most social media links using Genuine Optimist. He is a visionary founder of Local Common Wealth (see localcommonwealth.org) and co-founder of Vision Impact Leadership (see visionimpactleadership.com). He is a licensed general contractor at kelschconstruction.com and part time faculty member at Dixie State University. He is currently co-authoring several books about promoting more thriving culture with less power struggle. His weekly podcast is all about the coming renaissance and how we can take part.

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