People will do anything to escape tyranny
October 10, 2015 North Korea is called the “worst place on earth” for good reason. Thousands of people are tortured. Some North Koreans eat rodents to try to survive, and many starve anyway. In winter, they freeze. more »»
Contain bank threat with bold reform
October 10, 2015 Giant Wall Street banks continue to threaten the well-being of millions of Americans, but what to do? Bernie Sanders says break them up and resurrect the Glass-Steagall Act that once separated... more »»
Flagrant liar for president?
October 9, 2015 We’ve got a new darling in the GOP presidential race: Carly Fiorina! Being the darling du jour, however, can be dicey — just ask Rick Perry and Scott Walker, two former darlings who are now out of... more »»
Standing for Planned Parenthood
October 6, 2015 Seeing as it’s still all too common to depict a determined woman as an angry one, let’s be clear on who did and did not yell at the congressional hearing Tuesday. more »»
15-year-old hides gun at school
October 6, 2015 SAGINAW, Mich. (AP) — Police say a 15-year-old middle school student has been taken into custody after police found a loaded gun hidden in a bathroom at a Saginaw school. Saginaw police Detective Sgt. more »»
Putin cutting Obama down to size
October 5, 2015 If the humiliation of the Obama administration continues at this rate, by this time next week you should expect to see Secretary of State John Kerry on all fours at the United Nations, getting... more »»
Economic problem is political problem
October 3, 2015 You often hear inequality has widened because globalization and technological change have made most people less competitive while making the best-educated more competitiv. more »»
Has anybody thanked Boehner?
October 2, 2015 Has anybody bothered to thank House Speaker John Boehner for Pope Francis’ trip to the United States? Let history note that it was Boehner, as a lowly second-term member of the House minority, who i... more »»