‘That’s My Tucson’

Today, the hospital press conference from Tucson was a heartache. But in all such scenes, one is reminded of the heroes, the first responders, and the general decency that is ...

The Secretary and the Sheriff

Today, as you’ve read, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton told an audience in Abu Dhabi: “Look we have extremists in my country. A wonderful, incredibly brave young woman congress member, Congresswoman ...

Reading the Pledge

If I were a Republican voter, I’d be saying, “Yes, this is what I want.” If I were an independent, I’d be saying “Yes, this is what I think.” If ...

Reading the Pledge

If I were a Republican voter, I’d be saying, “Yes, this is what I  want.”  If I were an Independent, I’d be saying “Yes, this is what I  think.”  If I were ...

Down on the Street

Once upon a time we called this “community organizing.” Will much be said today by the man who used to care about what was said on the street — the ...