The lessons in decision-making of this remote European outpost of the Middle Ages warn us to avoid clinging to formerly beneficial values and ways when time and circumstances have made these harmful in the long run.
Constance Bevitt: I have looked for ways to share a similar reaction with the Dem Party, but could not find a way to make myself heard , so I have taken to calling Senators (both Dems) from Maryland and others in Congress who I think might listen.
Common wisdom says that public safety requires the continued incarceration of any person who committed a violent crime, but in this case, common wisdom is wrong.
The taking of another life went against everything I had ever been taught in Sunday School as well as lessons I learned from my parents.
While SolarCity has been an incredible job engine, for some workers the pace of growth has come at a cost.
Sanders expressed his concern over the airstrikes, calling them “disastrous” and urging peace and stability.
We are now in the Kingdom of Old Men. Pushing back against racial diversity: against hip-hop and “colored” people on TV. Pushing back against women: who should just shut up and follow their men around like puppies (like Melania).
It appears that things may actually be going south for Fox News host, wife-beater and sexual harasser Bill O’Reilly after more than a decade of having his news network foot the bill for his crimes. Amid a sea of scandal surrounding Fox and O’Reilly especially, three car manufacturers have pulled their planned advertising from use […]
King is what Chester the Cheetah is to Cheetos, a mascot for the right’s anti-immigrant obsession.
Fifty years ago, on April 4, 1967, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his breakthrough sermon linking racism, capitalism, and militarism at New York’s Riverside Church. King’s courageous sermon was titled “Beyond Vietnam: Time to Break Silence.”
Yep, the latest is now that the Jer-Vankas have actual official jobs in the Trump White House, the Steve Bannon Ride-or-Die homies feel they’ve been left behind for The Beautiful People ™.
When it comes to declaring victory, if the Trump team can’t declare it outright, they move the goalposts, pick up the ball, and call it a win. Or they blame someone else. This strategy only works on not-very-bright folks who don’t already think you’re lying constantly and consistently, albeit unconvincingly. In other words: FAUX News […]
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