Let’s Come to Our Senses on Nukes

Let’s Come to Our Senses on Nukes

President Trump, the tweeter-in-chief, famously used that platform to announce, “The United States must greatly strengthen and expand its nuclea...

April 29th, 2017 |  


Disappeared on the Border: “Chase and Scatter” — to Death

Disappeared on the Border: “Chase and Scatter” — to Death

The sun-baked skull seemed to complement the volcanic rocks that lie strewn around it, haunting in its symmetry. Ivory amidst ebony, splayed across th...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Cuts To Medicaid Will Hurt Our Children And Schools

Cuts To Medicaid Will Hurt Our Children And Schools

During the month of March, the National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD), Association of University Centers on Disabiliti...

April 28th, 2017 updated: April 28th, 2017. |  


The mosque that disappeared

The mosque that disappeared

We committed a quiet little war crime the other day (March 22). Forty-plus people are dead, taken out with Hellfire missiles while they were praying.O...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Getting That Secure Feeling Yet?

Getting That Secure Feeling Yet?

Millions of Americans are feeling uneasy, disgruntled, and insecure. That message sounded loud and clear throughout our turbulent election year.The Tr...

April 27th, 2017 |  


A Double Deuce to Working Families (and Math)

A Double Deuce to Working Families (and Math)

The political theater that passes for serious policy debate is about to run into an unfortunate reality as Donald Trump’s budget plan comes face...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Magical Thinking on Health Care

Magical Thinking on Health Care

Donald Trump, the amazing wunderkind of global luxury living — and now our nation’s phantasmagoric, fast-charging president — is pro...

April 27th, 2017 |  


KEYS TO A GOOD MARRIAGE

KEYS TO A GOOD MARRIAGE

The other day I was having a conversation with a woman about her family. She was explaining about her recent family reunion. In talking about the peop...

April 27th, 2017 |  


It’s 1984 in Trumplandia

It’s 1984 in Trumplandia

Tromp-tromp-tromp — troops are marching to battles. Boom-boom-boom — bombs are blowing up communities. Whoooosh — poisonous gas is b...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Authoritarian Bumbling

Authoritarian Bumbling

The real story of the Trump administration to date isn’t about any one policy. It’s about Trump and a small group of insiders throwing the...

April 26th, 2017 |