Last weekend I was at a family reunion where I had been invited to show pictures from my sabbatical in the Middle East last spring.
This time of year it is useful to recount the parable of the angry taxpayer (from the VERY New Testament).
Three days after a 7.0 earthquake rocked their city, hundreds of Haitians returned to work at SPIA, one of the largest pasta production companies in the country.
After one tumultuous year in office, President Barack Obama used his first State of the Union address
This morning President Barack Obama promised the people of Haiti that they would not be "forsaken" or "forgotten." Yesterday he told Americans, "We have to be here for them in their hour of need."
When all you have is a hammer everything seems like a nail. No famous line more aptly applies to the president's current dilemma of seeking the best solution for Afghanistan.
It may be too idealistic to believe that one day the U.S. will elect a pacifist as president or that Gen.
I am a loyal supporter of your presidency. I worked hard in the campaign and have never been as proud of my country as I was when we elected you.