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Calling All Drug Dealers
Does this sound familiar? A poor, minority community experiences high levels of violence and drug dealing. A predominantly white police force sweeps in and arrests many offenders.
Health-Care Reform: Check the Facts
If you have paid attention to the health-care reform debate at all, you know that there is a lot of bad information out there.
Update an Obsolete Poverty Line
Last week the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities released a study analyzing the effectiveness of our country's safety net programs.
Demand an Exit Strategy for Afghanistan
In a March interview with 60 Minutes, President Obama declared about the esc
Stop Sheriff Joe Arpaio's Racial Profiling
It was very humiliating to be handcuffed in front of my family's business, in front of customers and neighbors.
Healing U.S. relations with the Muslim world.
Israeli-Occupied Territory on Capitol Hill
A year ago I heard a Palestinian diplomat describe Capitol Hill as "Israeli-occupied territory" in a speech given at Georgetown University.
Fighting Predatory Lending in Ohio
Common Ground With the Muslim World
What do Madeleine Albright, Richard Armitage, Ingrid Mattson of the Islamic Society of North America, Richard Land of the Southern Baptist Convention, a Muslim imam, a Catholic bishop, a retired Li