the culture war isn’t new

The “culture wars” have been going on since before the founding of America – the Civil War, women’s suffrage, prohibition, desegregation/civil rights, religion in school, voting rights, abortion/reproductive rights, science versus faith, gay rights and more. In each of these there is/was a battle between tradition/faith (always in part justified by the Bible and conservative […]

why Obama needs to keep us out of Syria…

12 Very Good Reasons Why America Should Stay Out of Syria Any notion that an attack on Syria could be limited is fantasy — if it commences, the military operation could assume a life of its own. Article by Dr. Chandra Muzaffar, President of the International Movement for a Just World (JUST). September 2, 2013  | […]

c’mon, Mr. Obama – grow a pair.

Adnan Latif was found dead in his cell on September 10, 2012, just a day before the eleventh anniversary of 9/11. He was 32. Latif, a Yemeni citizen, had been detained at Guantanamo Bay for over a decade, despite being cleared for release in 2004, 2007, 2009 and 2010 by US District Court Judge Henry […]

we are America. we are better than this.

Adnan Latif was found dead in his cell on September 10, 2012, just a day before the eleventh anniversary of 9/11. He was 32. Latif, a Yemeni citizen, had been detained at Guantanamo Bay for over a decade, despite being cleared for release in 2004, 2007, 2009 and 2010 by US District Court Judge Henry […]