For a generation, the Republicans and their media allies have been teaching their followers to be excited about a guy who
"Men were going about killing Negroes as fast as they could find them," Sheriff Black told the New York Times. "These Negroes
That's why the NRA arranged for the government to stop studying gun violence altogether. Forget that children are 11 times
The Republican presidential nomination race has previously devolved to the level of an elementary school playground (penis-measuring in a national debate), and has now risen to at least high school (if not a college frat house) with the vicious battle going on between Donald Trump and Ted Cruz over who can insult each other's wives the most.
This new video by the Faith in Public Life Action Fund opens with an angry Donald Trump and the caption, "The LORD is with me; I will not be afraid." The contrast is clear. Fear is not faithful.
In 1997, Michael Wayne Haley was arrested after stealing a calculator from Walmart.
The Muslim community didn't give Trump permission to use us in this way to further his own egomaniacal visions of grandeur
Despite the dangers of living in the modern world, despite understandable anger and fear, courageous people know that life beyond the headlines retains its capacity for joy, love, safety, and friendship.
On November 28, 2015, my spouse and I went to see Trumbo, which is based upon the life of Dalton Trumbo and how it was impacted during one of the most shameful times in U.S. history -- the McCarthy era. The film interested me because of many comparable similarities today and because the father of close childhood friends of mine had been included on the Hollywood-blacklist.
Difficult as it is at a time like this, we need to take a step back from our fears and stand up for our American way of life, our values and our liberties.