Politics & Policy

Turks & Tolerance

The ballots are in, and the Turkish electorate this week decisively reelected Recep Tayyip Erdogan to a second term as prime minister in Ankara. Erdogan’s Islamist Justice and Development party ...
Politics & Policy

Wildflowers Farewell

Every Texan knows and loves the springtime brilliance of millions of wildflowers carpeting the land. In that season, the renewal of the earth brings not merely the traditional light green, ...
Politics & Policy

Blame It on the Rain

What is to be said when the secretary general of the United Nations cannot locate an area of conflict infamous to the world; misidentifies that conflict’s cause; betrays a fantastic ...
Politics & Policy

Made in America

This past Sunday’s episode of The Sopranos was certainly the most anticipated and discussed series finale since Seinfeld’s, and certainly better than most television we’ll ever see. Less than 24 ...