This fight in which we are engaged - to defeat the forces of greed -- must be won with power from average people leveraged by moral authority.
The Vietnamese - victims of invasion, aggression and atrocities - haven't forgotten us.
This kind of economy stands on three legs: raw materials, cheap labor, and as little regulation from government as possible.
Unless you've spent the winter lost on the Pacific Crest Trail, you know that middle-class incomes have slipped again.
The dangers inherent in the GOP's congressional victory last fall are growing more apparent with the passing of each day; but all is not lost.
It was a spectacle that had few if any parallels in the modern history of nations.
President Obama's request to authorize use of military force against the so-called Islamic State opens unhappy comparisons with earlier misguided U.S. military ventures.
Looking at it through a wide-angled lens, we've been staying at people's houses for hundreds of years; saving money, meeting people, really immersing ourselves in the culture.
Only a sharp turn to peace and non-violence stands a ghost's chance of extricating humankind from this awful and seemingly intractable situation.
In Washington, hostility toward socialism and even socialist orientations remain the order of the day.