I am greatly saddened and angered by Congress' failure to pass the DREAM Act before Christmas last year.
It had been a busy semester and the Tuesday before Thanksgiving I arrived back home from an exhausting American Academy of Religion meeting.
On Friday, September 24, at 3 p.m. a violent and terrifying storm erupted over Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
In the film "Dead Man Walking", shortly before Matthew Poncelet (played by Sean Penn) is executed, there's a scene where Poncelet confesses his crime of rape and murder.
As reflection on the killing of ten aid workers from the International Assistance Mission (IAM) in Afghanistan continu
"I hate civilians," Warden Clooney barked into the microphone.
One of the joys of vacation Bible school (VBS) is watching what the kids take away from the week.
During my recent visit to Zimbabwe, a headline caught my eye: "Worst Exam Results Ever!" The pass rate was 27% for national examinations held at the end of primary school (after seven years of scho
Richard Blumenthal, Connecticut attorney general and Senate candidate, got himself into hot water last week when news accoun