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April 17, 2014

Caring, Not Indifferent

Congress has gone home for its Easter recess, and spring has arrived. Don't you feel better? I do. I love spring; it gives me a much-needed sense of renewal. It causes me to pause. I also love it when Congress goes home. It becomes peaceful in Washington, D.C.. We can hear ourselves think.... continue

April 10, 2014

The Right to Buy an Election

If you believe money is speech, corporations are people, and the wealthiest 1 percent are a persecuted minority, then you will love the recent Supreme Court decision on campaign finance (McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission) and where it is pointing our political process. To understand the meaning and... continue

April 03, 2014

Health Care Works

"I have not had a physical in over 15 years," Dionne Gilbert, 51, told The Associated Press. "I told myself, 'You need to do this. Your daughter loves you and needs you.'" Gilbert is what the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is all about. For millions upon millions of uninsured... continue

March 27, 2014

The Ukraine: Back to the Future

Russian President Vladimir Putin seems to be doing his best to see that the world moves back into the future. He is a man of contradictory beliefs, saying he seeks no revival of the Soviet Union, and yet he draws upon the ghost of an empire as a model for the Russia of the future. The crisis in Ukraine... continue

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