I look back on a life in which music has been a nearly constant companion But until fairly recently, I never considered my own role as the listener.
This isn't a game of college philosophy class hacky sack. This is the real world, and it is bloody terrifying.
Cruz tramples on core Evangelical beliefs like forgiveness, grace and repentance, and they love it.
Will Cruz be consigned to the dust bin of history, as were past caucus winners, or are we looking at a watershed moment? Or perhaps a watercloset moment?
Did the Washington socialite know too much about JFK's assassination and died because of that?
It's a damned shame that she chose to diss veterans -- and the president -- in defending her son's own behavior.
Party establishmentarians, frog walking toward Trump, are surrendering pretty much without a fight.
Ethically-challenged Nestlé is preying on the residents of a tiny township in northeastern Pennsylvania to make billions of dollars from spring water pumping.
History will be kind to Obama. He has been so much more than many of us give him credit for, a transformational figure who has been doing the most difficult job in the world while weathering vicious personal attacks.
An elastic interpretation of the "natural born citizen" clause in Article Two of the Constitution underpins the presidential campaign of Ted Cruz.
Although Dr King would be cheered by the advances in civil rights, he certainly would wonder if the progress he and his brothers and sisters bled and gave their lives for is being reversed.
At the heart of the of the Republican Party's malaise is a simple fact that has nothing to do with principles or identity: It has played a shell game with voters loyal to the GOP for years.
The Penn-Guzmán interview has generated the predictable barbs about Penn being a washed-up actor, as well as howls of protest from politicians and cluck-clucking from journalistic deep thinkers.
Once burned, twice cautious, Republican president candidates are sending mixed "We're with them" messages with qualifiers on the Oregon standoff.
We need to remember the many tens of thousands of Iraqis and Americans who died because of the hubris of a few very powerful and very bad men who are now comfortably retired.