While some may be worrying that a potential direct clash between the U.S. and Russia over Syria could trigger a new march to thermonuclear war, I don’t think so. On the contrary, the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists’ famous “Doomsday Clock” at the University of Chicago could more likely be pushed […]
U.S. Rep. Don Beyer’s new initiative, a Congressional “Men for Women” caucus to promote the vital role of women...
For many years now inventors around the world have been claiming they have developed “over unity” electric motors...
The Associated Press reports that the Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson received the informal endorsement...
Last month I announced that I will be hosting my first Women’s Issues Conference, “Women Driving the Economy” on October 10. I am happy to share some exciting updates with you today. Working in collaboration with George Mason University’s Arlington campus, this program will offer hands-on programs designed to help […]Read more ›
It may not be evident yet, but pro football, if not football in general, is going the way of professional boxing as a sport in the U.S. Once enormously popular, pro boxing barely exists anymore. So it will become for football. The astonishing report issued by the Department of Veterans […]Read more ›
The Republican establishment’s collective delusion is that if The Donald exited the presidential race, the party’s adults would reclaim the limelight. In reality, the candidates trailing him are even worse. The week began with apoplectic GOP talking heads eviscerating Trump for allowing a yahoo at a New Hampshire rally to […]Read more ›
The 14th anniversary of September 11th was a somber day of remembrance. The terrorist attack brought out the best of America, as our collective shock forced us to drop our poisonous partisanship and come together as a nation. For a fleeting moment, we had the sympathy and support of the […]Read more ›
Yet another brilliant column by the Washington Post’s Dana Milbank yesterday, “Standing Up to Election Bullying,” applies the lessons of an anti-bullying website, StopBullying.gov, run by the Department of Health and Human Services, to Donald Trump. Proposing to substitute the name of Trump to all the site’s references to perpetrators […]Read more ›
This week on the perpetual “news,” Donald Trump was trumped by the original Darth Vader, war criminal Dick Cheney, who delivers his lies with a certain gravelly timbre that can terrify the faint of heart. Cheney, let us be clear, is responsible for the refugee crisis now sweeping Europe. He’s […]Read more ›