Aug 2, 2015
Planned Parenthood is faced with a renewed push for federal defunding.
Jul 29, 2015
In sum, Obama doesn't think much of Trump , or of Trump's Republican critics. Neither does he think much of GOP leaders and wannabe presidents, whose apocalyptic rhetoric has reduced political debate to a crypto-Armageddon-ish clash of cliches.
Jul 27, 2015
Congress should waste no time in correcting the travesty of too-little funding for Alzheimer's , which demands our urgent attention. Otherwise, what to do about Medicare will be rendered irrelevant.
Jul 22, 2015
Donald Trump can't help himself. Nor can we. The "worse" he gets, it seems, the better we like it. Watching Trump is so deliciously awful, we don't hang on every word. We hang on the edge of our seats waiting for the next word. Whatever will this man say next?
Jul 19, 2015
We're commodifying human fetuses and harvesting parts for distribution in the marketplace, using rationalizations that can justify anything
Jul 15, 2015
In South Carolina these days, no one speaks his name. The 21-year-old man-boy, who allegedly murdered nine people and incited unity instead of the race war he hoped for, has been condemned to an eternal slog not toward fame but to ignominy.
Jul 13, 2015
Gen. Robert E. Lee surely would have raised a toast to this new day. May the Emanuel Nine rest in peace , and long may the American flag wave.
Jul 8, 2015
To be a show-off was to signal to the world that you were so lacking in character or talent that you had to attract attention some other way. Enter Trump, though he does apparently have a talent for making money.