The New York Times is laying off about 7.5% of its newsroom staff in another round of cuts,…

The first confirmed case of ebola in the US has been identified in Dallas today, which…

Yesterday we had a Big March here in New York City, where Al Gore and Ban ki-Moon and Bill…

Twice a week, a gentleman named Paul Krugman writes a column for the New York Times Op-Ed…

Yikes! A 23-year-old middle school teacher in Cambridge, Maryland was placed on administrative…

Summer recedes, and with it, so does our President. Crisis these days has as many heads…

Aspiring elitist alert: forget about the one percent. If you think you qualify, or hope…

A friend of ours who spent some time several years ago as a guest of the federal government…

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It’s sunset and elephants are strolling around a pen by the stage. The falling…

Truth resides in the majority. It is not a scientific thing at the bottom of a well where…

We looked in recently on Tony Ortega, late editor of the Village Voice, at his new assignment…

At a televised news conference connected to the recent US-Africa confab in DC, Michelle…

The President of Honduras dropped in on Washington a week or so ago to share his thoughts…

Few aspects of human life have been as thoroughly studied as nutrition. If there is any…

I had just finished reading nemo’s latest on our Iraqi adventures when I heard…

A few weeks ago, in a major policy address at West Point’s graduation, President…

I am impressed.   How does he do it?  After the VA scandal, the prisoner “transfer”…

Today we remember those who gave their lives for us in war. But what of those soldiers…