What I saw of the searing House testimony on Tuesday about January 6 confirms how right Nancy Pelosi was not to seat Kevin McCarthy’s culpable circus p…
As the former White House occupant continues to divide America
How Has Social Media Affected Your Life?I had an English teacher in high school who taught a course called “Theater of the Absurd.” That was an influential class for me, reading plays …
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The Battle of Our Lives (audio)Listen now (5 min) | Confederates, Nazis and the Continuing Danger of Insurrectionists
This deadly cynical calculation has left America more deeply divided—and still inadequately vaccinated
What Places Fire Your Imagination?When I was a young boy living in and around Chicago, my family often visited the Museum of Science and Industry. I remember the excitement of en…
Confederates, Nazis and the Continuing Danger of Insurrectionists
In all times, America benefits from compassionate leaders
Do the Democrats Lack Urgency? Around the country, Republican-led legislatures have introduced and passed laws to suppress voting. At the US Capitol, 147 Republicans refused t…
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How the struggle to increase vaccination rates is hampered by horrors of the past