Re-discovering the value of the widow’s mite

It isn’t enough to give leftovers, to give what we won’t miss. Like the hay farmers helping their fellow producers, we need to give what we can ill afford, the widow’s mite, the pint of blood to save the bleeding.


Is this really who we are?

The hypocrisy of The Right was much in evidence as our national nightmare ground into its second week and the third-grader in the White House started making good on his unconstitutional promises. My Facebook pages have blown up with liberals posting as fast as they can to keep up with No. 45’s violations of civil […]

What if ‘alternative facts’ really catch on?

With two words, uttered in a moment of desperation while under intense pressure on national television, Kellyanne Conway has changed marital relations forever. While being grilled by Chuck Todd on NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday, Conway was ducking and dodging Todd’s simple question: Why did Presidential Press Secretary Sean Spicer, in his first appearance before […]

The bullies win, but now it’s different

It is a poignant coincidence to me that America’s first black president is leaving office in the same week that we celebrate Martin Luther King’s birthday. Since that bleak morning in November when I awoke to the news that a child-molesting pervert with a fourth-grade mind would be our next president, I have pushed out […]