The Disconnect of the Democratic Party

People I know and respect -- people I either mingled with as friends or worked with in warm professional relationships -- have argued with me this year about the...

Mess in Minnesota: Vikings Owners Operate Overtly

  The date was December 11, 2010, and the roof of the Vikings home stadium, the Metrodome, just collapsed. Mess in Minnesota: Vikings Owners Operate Overtly I remember the story well because...

The Alex Reimer Controversy and Why Nuance Matters

On Thursday night, WEEI radio host Alex Reimer sent shockwaves across the sports media landscape nationally because he said on WEEI during a discussion about that Tom Brady's daughter was...

Understanding Media — The Challenge Progressives Must Meet In 2020

A very fine and specific nuance emerged for me this past weekend in my own evolving attempt to understand American media coverage of politics, economics, and public affairs. There will...

Hundreds of Thousands Descended on the Capital for Climate Change

In late April, an estimate 200,000 protesters marched on Washington, D.C. for climate change awareness.

Democrats on the Cusp of Flipping Gubernatorial Control in First 2018 Governor Election Rankings

With all but three primaries concluded across the country, ahead of the 2018 midterm elections the candidates and their respective standings have started to solidify. With two months until...

Why We Need to Invest More in PTSD Treatment for Our Veterans

America’s wars in the Middle East are some of the longest-running wars in US history, only barely falling behind the Vietnam War. The US has a huge number of...

Endangered Species: Black-Footed Ferret

This is a series that will be dedicated to raising awareness about the rapid decline of the earth’s flora and fauna. Each issue will take a close look at...

The Outrage Over John McEnroe’s comments about Serena Williams is Nothing More than a...

  Recently, John McEnroe was interviewed about Serena Williams. In the entire interview, he did nothing short of praise Serena for her greatness on the tennis court and even called...

Before Election Day — The Moment of Reckoning for the Democrats

I really did wrestle with the topic of my column for this week. To prove it, I thought a lot about writing on the difference between resistance and belligerence. I...