For an entire week now we've watched tens of thousands of Egyptians march demanding a change in government. The police force has collapsed. The army is out in force. Residents are policing their own neighborhoods. President Mubarak is weighing his options. And the West is wondering what will happen next.
It's time to be a little more honest about Egypt. President Hosni Mubarak is a dictator, and has run a brutal and corrupt police state for three decades.
The massive anti-government protests that flared in Egypt yesterday, in which
Over the years, I have read thousands upon thousands of pages on the life of Dr.
Many of us are asking how we can "un-co-opt Christmas" from consumer culture. Asking questions like:
We Americans hate to wait. Whatever we want, we want it now. Pay-per-view. One-click shopping. Smart phones. Drive-through restaurants.
As Valerie Weaver- Zercher writes in "Simple Living Becomes
What a great year for books. I've been enjoying some new ones and some old ones lately. Here are a few in various categories.