A premium subscription is required to access this article. Article Date: 02/19/2018 President's Blog - When Current Events Demand Attention Americans living in urban areas have a very difficult time leaving the outside world behind. The 24/7 news cycle is hard to avoid, because there are TV monitors everywhere: in bars, restaurants, coffee houses, train stations, airports, and even at the gas pumps. The constancy of bulletins, alerts, updates and breaking news ... Log in to view full article. If you already have a subscription, please log in with your email address and password. User Name (Email Address): Password: Forgot your password? Click here to have your password emailed to you. To purchase a premium subscription, please use the links below. One-year premium subscription with unlimited access to all articles including reprint rights (see terms and conditions) for $2,000.00. Monthly subscription (3 month minimum) with unlimited access to all articles including reprint rights (see terms and conditions) for $195/mo. CLICK TO VIEW Terms and Conditions I ACCEPT You must accept the 'Terms and Conditions' before purchasing this product.