by | Mar 9, 2020

Today’s young people might have heard the phrase “McCarthyism,” and if they have, it’s as some horrible miasma of Nazism…

by | Jan 4, 2020

Politics is often said to be a sport — indeed, a bloodsport. But what if it were an actual sport,…

by | Sep 20, 2019

On a hot and humid July 1964 night in Jonesboro, Louisiana, there occurred a series of unheralded but nevertheless pivotal…

by | May 3, 2018

A few days ago, I spoke at B’nai Israel, a synagogue in Rockville, Maryland. “B’nai” means “brotherhood” and I am…

by | Jan 15, 2017

For Georgia Congressman John Lewis it is, and always will be, 1965. He’s too emotionally invested in it to let…

by | Jul 15, 2016

This won’t be the first time this space has reminded our readers of the sage observation by Eric Hoffer that…

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