I worry about Iran. I really do. And I'm glad at least some of our leaders see it for what it is - a lawless nation. It's a threat to peace. Anyone who pays attention knows that.
Iran, let's never ...
What do those letters mean?
To the educated world, they have a specific definition, but to the layman on the street they mean next to nothing.
What used to be called Shell Shock, is now known as ...
This is a slightly edited repost of a diary I posted a few years back - The comments in the previous diary are worth going back to read. Robin Williams' suicide is of course on my mind, I spent part ...
Robin Williams killed himself yesterday.
While the media is focused on the shock and tragedy of the event, and the body of his work to a far lesser extent, and while love and grief and remembrances ...
Head's up all: This is going to get into matters of religion, my personal faith, and spiritual matters big time. Keep it civil please. If this isn't your thing just remember I gave fair warning up ...
Originally published in Tikkun Daily
On the ground in Gaza, Israel's war against Hamas has been devastating . Online and in the public sphere, a different sort of war has been taking place – a ...
1) When I first read of the Fort Lee story, my conclusion was that Christie was most likely lying. That there was no way his aide Bridget Kelly --a 41 year old mother with 4 kids to feed -- was ...
If you feel like something is wrong with what passes for political dialog in this country lately, if you are sick of people who condemn "both sides" for being equally at fault, if you have ...
Today, the United States, despite our protestations of being a peace-loving nation, is the most warlike nation on the planet. It is ludicrous to call military spending by the USA defense spending. ...
This unbearably tragic story comes from Iowa, and adds to the pattern of law enforcement officials in this country behaving as though they are Stormtroopers soldiers.
I can hardly bear to share: