Open letter to the people of Wisconsin.
What happened to you? How did you go from Robert La Follette to this:
Among the racist jokes and emails found in recently released documents connected to ...
Organic food purveyor Eden Foods is suing the department of Health and Human Services because they don't want their insurance to cover birth control and other women's health care, as required by the ...
Yesterday was a typical blustery and cold March day in Chicago. I was riding home on the El and watching the city flash by. A man sits down next to me. A stop or two down the line, he taps me on the ...
A long time ago I decided that a young man was someone five years older than I was or less. Even as it evolved over time, it still worked for me. Now I just don't know.
In a few weeks I'll be sixty ...
Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend.
-Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
I have written a tremendous number of words on this site about racism and its resiliency in today's ...
I've never liked using terms like "passed away" or "passed" instead of died. I know lots of people, including my older daughter, much prefer those words, but I am a direct kind of person.
On Tuesday, January 15, 2013, in Rand Paul and Mitch McConnell's state, Kentucky, a young man who was in a child custody dispute with his girlfriend, "snapped" then legally purchased a semi-...
I was watching in amazement as Rep Peter King, a Long Island NY Republican, and a frequent screamer at anything Democratic or Progressive, was given the opportunity to bash Speaker Boehner and his ...
I took a little vacation in Yosemite National Park the first week of December this year. Staying in the Valley at Yosemite Lodge was really nice. I was hoping to do some cross country skiing. The ...
I really don't want to write this but I feel it has to be discussed and if someone has addressed this issue I apologize for missing it.
I think that part of the nation's reaction to Sandy Hook must ...