Every day we live, we are each one day closer to our own death. A truism, of course, but one that we tend to suppress in the rush and tumult of other demands on our attention and time. Until, one day,
Let's be clear: The Senate is not where the action ultimately is going to be when it comes to defeating "Fast Track" and the TPP. It will be in the House. Eventually, in my estimation, "fast track" ...
Responding to pleas from Texas Governor Greg Abbott the White House releases the following statement
“We plan to withdraw all US military personnel and close all bases by December 2015”
In a ...
Mission partly accomplished.
In the first test vote for fast-track trade legislation Tuesday, a crucial milestone in President Obama's effort to get the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership approved ...
We have to stipulate right off that your own words of comfort and friendship somehow wouldn't suffice. Blank cards--notepaper--looseleaf--all do exist after all, and you could write your own message.
As marriage equality has advanced around the country, and the U.S. Supreme Court is set to rule on the issue in June, threatening language is escalating on the Christian Right. If these culture ...
I wrote last week in Part I that the Dublin Easter Rising was a short-lived military engagement, and the Risers were thoroughly defeated. The leaders chose unconditional surrender in order to save ...
We've had a good run. We've been together 21 years, 7 of them legally wed. But this is all about to crash and burn around our ears thanks to 66-year-old Sylvia Driskell of Auburn Nebraska. ...
Many of you may have seen the powerful and eloquent statement in the New York Times by Oliver Sacks, the eminent neurologist, in which he announced that his ocular melanoma has metastasized to his ...
Former University of North Carolina and Team USA Head Basketball coach, and Presidential Medal of Freedom winner, Dean Smith passed today.