January 11 is recognized around the world as Human Trafficking Awareness Day.
"Tell them to come and see who we are." Almost every Afghan we met said that. Tell them to come and see.
So, just to get it out of the way, I didn't get what I wanted for Christmas. No, not an iPad or world peace.
Last week I sat at a breakfast table with prominent New York City faith leaders. The topic of the morning was: "In this post-election moment, what issues are you passionate about?
In 2010, the moral measure of tax policy choice is: Does it further concentrate wealth and power in the hands of a few?
For those who are looking for something beyond the traditional 12 days of Christmas gift-giving shtick, here are some ideas I gleaned during my ongoing travels for http://www.amazon.com/gp
This Advent season, "waiting" has new meaning for hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrant students.
The political ads are finally off the air. (We can all give thanks for that!) But now there is a new wave of advertisements hitting all of us. Each one will give us a different reason to consume.
On November 2, the mid-term elections were held and the conversation the next day for many people I talked with was that there were no African-American senators.