November 2008

What We Don’t Need

Before President-elect Barack Obama has taken the oath of office; before he offered up his election-night speech in which he focused on how he intends to lead the country, conservative talk-show host Rush Limbaugh began his criticism.

“He [newly appointed Chief-of-Staff Rahm Emanuel] is a Read More

The Best in The Worst

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…” Listening, last night, to Senator John McCain and President-Elect Barack Obama, the first words from Dicken’s Tale of Two Cities flashed before me.

“…it was the age of wisdom, it was the age Read More

An Open Letter to Our Next President

Dear Mr. President-elect, An economy in crisis, rising unemployment, needed reform in healthcare and energy, housing foreclosures, wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, a global reputation as unilateral bullies, and a Congress immobilized by special interests and partisan gridlock.

The American people are not just fearful … Read More