Wednesday, October 21 2009 07:16:46 PM Many readers over the years have asked me to put a name on what I stand for in terms of philosophy and public policy. While being reluctant to be pinned

Wednesday, October 14 2009 07:54:25 PM It is surprising that so few progressives mortified by the aggressive assault tactics of the embittered right wing in America seem to appreciate the

Friday, October 09 2009 03:46:55 PM As the official U.S. unemployment number approaches 10 percent, the ravaged economy is veering toward its much-feared “second dip” associated

Thursday, October 01 2009 11:17:58 AM The sobering news coming yesterday, that the “public option” for national health care reform simply may not fly, calls into question two

Thursday, September 24 2009 12:02:25 PM The analysis out of the Federal Reserve meeting yesterday is filled with unspoken warnings about what the future holds for the U.S. and global economy.

Thursday, September 17 2009 02:25:29 PM Former President Jimmy Carter is absolutely correct in charging that blatant racism is at the core of the escalating tantrums by the enemies of