Politics

Welfare Gap

            With a new Republican majority, those of us who care about the poor are steeling for a new round of cuts to benefits. To his credit, Trump didn’t run [...]

January 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

A Response to Trump

The election of Trump has put many of us at a loss for words. There’s been sadness, anger and denial. In a very real sense, many people are moving through whatever stages [...]

December 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

Don’t Forget Gaza

 In Arabic, the curse “go to Gaza” is synonymous with “go to hell.” Indeed, The Gaza Strip, with its long history of military conflict and economic difficulty, [...]

November 1, 2016 // 0 Comments