It's a great thing that Elizabeth Warren has just been appointed an advisor to the newly-created Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, which will help protect consumers from incomprehensible and pr
Just a few years ago, I remember how often people would be surprised when I told them that one in six children lived in poverty in America.
The famed Chautauqua Institution devoted this entire week to the theme of nuclear disarmament. It is a sign of the times.
Every so often I read something in print, and I think to myself, did he/she really say that?
At the same time oil is spewing from the ocean floor in the Gulf of Mexico, some politicians are already calling for more drilling, accompanied
This week, in President Barack Obama's Oval Office speech on the oil spill, he used the term "mission." That's the right word.
I was glad the president emphasized the need to break our addiction to oil in his speech last night, and I thought he did a good job of demonstrating commitment to the people of the Gulf region.