Apr 16, 2014
As we depart from our former values of decency, honesty, compassion and fairness, our status as a blessed nation will also be diminished.
Apr 9, 2014
Imagine a situation in which there is an earthquake that destroys a suspension bridge over a deep canyon.
Mar 26, 2014
While the media have been focused on the missing Malaysian aircraft, massive alterations of the world's geopolitical terrain are underway simultaneously.
Mar 19, 2014
When I was in high school in Detroit, there was a great deal of emphasis on clothing. As I became increasingly interested in fitting in with the "in crowd," fashion supplanted academic achievement in my hierarchy of importance.
Mar 12, 2014
As a teenager, I began a new lifelong routine of starting and ending each day reading from the book of Proverbs, which, of course, was written by Solomon, a very wise man. Interestingly, my parents gave me the middle name of Solomon — not that I claim even a modicum of his wisdom.
Mar 5, 2014
After a rewarding career, I looked forward to retirement, thinking it would be relaxing. Instead, I find myself immersed in trying to heal the health care environment, because if you cure the organism and put it back into a sick environment, you really have not accomplished very much.
Feb 26, 2014
Most of us can remember feeling that someone had done us a great injustice. On those occasions, we want nothing more than to exact revenge.
Feb 19, 2014
As a child growing up in Detroit and Boston, I had many opportunities to experience the ugly face of racism and witnessed the devastating toll exacted by its mean-spirited nature.