Thoughts on Election Day 2018

November 06, 2018

Americans are voting in the 2018 midterm elections, which is seen as a referendum on the presidency of Donald Trump. Who could forget that moment? The blue wave — long promised but also doubted -- had, however modestly , hit Washington and [the Democrats had just...

Has America Had Enough?

November 06, 2018

The challenge for each of us who harbors a fundamental belief in a common humanity and who embraces a sense of community is to act before tragedy again stains America’s soul. America is a nation given to superlatives. We even have a World Series that is played annually by two baseball teams...

Iran Sanctions Return as Midterm Elections Begin

November 05, 2018

November, the month of elections that immediately follows Halloween and culminates with Black Friday, has long been America’s month of frightening suspense. 2018 is no exception. It's November, which in 2018 for the US and the world means two things. First, the midterm elections in the US will...