About 20 years ago an old and dear friend from my youth showed me a photo I had forgotten existed. It was an old time-ravaged black and white of me and my old friend, Bobby Hall. It is the only photo,
Now that a fast track agreement is close at hand for the TPP, the Obama administration is left with one minor glitch: Small-town America just doesn'...
Putney Swope and Stan Freberg made me want to create an anti-capitalist ad agency that made nothing but transgressive, subversive advertising, if only to avenge the death of my ...
It all started with my grand parents. Their books. How they saved my mother, younger sister and I. To all extents and purposes, at the age of six I "woke up" one day at their house and began a ...
If the voices of sanity and rationality, don't get out in front of this new deal, and weigh in with some "cautious optimism" -- then the voices of foreboding and acrimony, will squash this deal with ...
Congressman Mike Honda
They say that Facebook has ruined April Fool's Day, and you can see why.
But Thank God for Congressman Mike Honda (D-Calif), whose social media team has been ...
Where, after all, do universal human rights begin? In small places, close to home -- so close and so small that they cannot be seen on any map of the world. Yet they are the world of the individual ...
There are reports that Joni Mitchell is in the ICU of a Los Angeles hospital after being found unconscious in her home. There's no word at this point about a diagnosis, or her current condition. As ...
On March 30, 2011, an international human rights observer witnessed and reported an unusually cruel and violent confrontation between a NY police officer and an Occupy Wall Street protester. While ...
Has a MRSA cure been hiding in the text of a 1,000 year old book?
Doctors set out to recreate a 1,000-year-old recipe that was originally intended to fight eye infections. The recipe consists of ...