Respect

In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

Last Thursday, during a bipartisan meeting on immigration, President Trump asked lawmakers, “Why are we having all these people from shithole countries … Read More

If there’s anyone out there who hasn’t heard of Michael Wolff before last week, they’ve certainly heard of him now. Wolff is the author of the controversial new tell-all, Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House.

I’m not going to comment on the … Read More

Despite the win by Democrats in Alabama’s Senate Race by the slimmest of margins, (Jones/49.92 percent to Moore’s/48.38 percent), the country remains bitterly divided.

A recent poll by Pew Research (Oct. 5), shows that “The divisions between Republicans and Democrats on fundamental political values – … Read More

“I recall Miramax telling us they were a nightmare to work with and we should avoid them at all costs. This was probably in 1998.”

That’s film director Peter Jackson talking about the blacklist producer Harvey Weinstein created for actresses Mira Sorvino and Ashley Judd … Read More

No Longer Silent

The list grows longer every week.

This week’s announcement has celebrity chef Mario Batali stepping down from his businesses after four women came forward with sexual misconduct allegations.

Last week saw the resignations of U.S. representative, John Conyers and freshman Senator Al Franken after allegations … Read More

work-around: a plan or method to circumvent a problem.

After watching Senator Al Franken’s resignation speech yesterday, my cynical self reminded me that too many men in powerful positions appear genetically incapable of taking full, unconditional responsibility for their actions.

As this is likely the … Read More

“Reeling”

That’s how CBS This Morning host Gayle King described her reaction to the news that co-host, and PBS correspondent Charlie Rose is the latest to be called out and admit to sexual misconduct charges leveled at him.

Sitting alone at their morning table, and looking … Read More