Where do we go from here?

Republicans are jeering and the Democrats are cheering while some are searing over the recently concluded midterm elections. I’m leering at the results and looking at a bunch of angry people. No one i…

In defense of free speech

The founding precept of the First Amendment is the idea that I may disagree with what you say, but defend to death your right to say it. That being said, there are many who purport to be supporters of…

Do your job Mr. President

On Oct. 2, journalist Jamal Khashoggi of The Washington Post disappeared after he entered the Saudi Arabian embassy in Turkey. The progressive reporter was an “enemy of the people” and part of the “Fa…

Sympathy for the Devil

Just before President Donald Trump took the stage at the Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, West Virigina on Aug. 24, the loudspeakers began blaring a song by The Rolling Stones: “Sympathy for The…

A few words on John McCain

I did not know John McCain well. My interactions with him can be summed up to meeting at a party in D.C., where we exchanged pleasantries, a few interviews and a chance encounter outside the tram trav…