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“You Lie!” The Evasions, Omissions, Fabrications, Frauds and Outright Falsehoods of Barack Obama is a recent book by Jack Cashill. Cashill is an investigative journalist who has written for numerous well-known publications, including the Wall Street Journal and the Washington Post. He has also written a number of popular books and is a well-known blogger. […]

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The Ferguson riots may appear emotional and ugly in the short run to Americans who are struggling with daily conflict on many matters, but the dialog is useful for both civil rights and class warfare conversations. The real world events are teachable moments despite the unfortunate death and extensive property damage that formed a platform […]

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As another anniversary of the “…date which will live in infamy…” passed us by with little fanfare, I was reminded of a fascinating story that unfolded during my World War II tour of duty at Pearl Harbor. Within a year after the Declaration of War, I was wearing Navy blue and early 1944 found me […]

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[EDITOR’S REQUEST: Following is the first hand account of Ed Silverman’s remembrances of his news coverage of the JFK assassination 50 years ago on November 22 and the days following on behalf of ABC News in New York City. We believe Ed Silverman’s recounting of the day JFK was shot is the definitive story of […]

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Mrs. Aronson Wants You to Learn…Part 3

By Rhoda Alben-Aronson, in Arts

When I first came to teach “Emotionally Handicapped” students at DeWitt Clinton High School, it was a case of this teacher being tested almost daily, by those students and not the other way around. The Fire Drill episode (see Part One) ended in a draw, and no harm was done. However, when my keys went […]

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One of the most sacred axioms of our democracy is that a person is innocent until proven guilty. Yet, in today’s world, the anxious media and certain organized zealots have turned the principle on its head. Start with a conclusion and convict someone or something because it “feels good.” This is a serious assault on […]

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With a looming deadline later this month, seems like our President has written a (secret) letter to the AYATOLLAH ALI KHOMENEI, urging Iran to finalize the nuclear deal still on the table, dangling the prospect of bilateral cooperation in fighting the Islamic State ISIS/ISIL as an incentive. In an earlier posting this year on this […]

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The White House’s Roosevelt Room was the scene of a special ceremony this past weekend as President Obama met with the media to formally introduce his choice to run the Justice Department. She’s 55-year old Loretta Lynch, the Federal Prosecutor in Brooklyn, New York, and the President is calling for her immediate approval by the […]

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