The campaign to delegitimize the Russia probe is well underway

Some of President Trump’s biggest fans have declared war against special counsel Robert Mueller.

  • Dec 12th, 2017

Cheap, unattached sex is partly to blame for our current crisis

We are on the verge of some significant cultural change — at least we should be.

  • Dec 9th, 2017

Roy Moore, Donald Trump and the end of all Republican moral authority

The era of propriety, with conformity to decent standards of behavior and respect for young women, is now a relic.

  • Dec 9th, 2017

Thank a retail worker this holiday season

As a community, we must realize the value people bring to our lives and take steps to ensure that sustainable, family-supporting jobs are available to all of us in the years to come.

  • Dec 9th, 2017

‘Time’ rightly recognizes women who spoke up

The magazine has declared “silence breakers” its Person of the Year for 2017

  • Dec 7th, 2017

Two ways Trump might be great for democracy

The presidency of Donald Trump has been very good for two important institutions of civil society — social advocacy groups and newspapers.

  • Dec 7th, 2017

You’re doing Christmas all wrong

’Tis the season to be judgmental, so let me say this: The way you decorate for Christmas is weird.

  • Dec 7th, 2017

Is there a way out of North Korea dilemma?

The incident a few days ago when a test missile reached much higher than the International Space Station was enough to increase concerns.

  • Dec 6th, 2017

Leadership lessons for life from Eli Manning

His response to this shocking situation is a lesson for all who seek to lead others in any endeavor.

  • Dec 5th, 2017

Trump is the dangerous key to our political universe

Few elements of our political universe can escape Trump’s psychological and emotional gravity.

  • Dec 5th, 2017

In defense of the presumption of innocence


  • Nov 28th, 2017

Trump administration has little to be thankful for

Here are some people in the Trump orbit who have taken big reputational hits.

  • Nov 24th, 2017

No thanks needed: Trump should realize petulance is not presidential

Public servants get held to a higher standard — as they should. Trump doesn’t get a pass from that standard because he’s president.

  • Nov 22nd, 2017

Trump is invited to an American Indian Thanksgiving

I am hoping to have a heart-to-heart talk with the president regarding his engagement with Indian Country this past year.

  • Nov 21st, 2017

Americans should be sharing more than a meal on Thanksgiving

Across the nation, people are not talking with each other. We yell or are silent.

  • Nov 21st, 2017

Times have changed, for politicians and for the press

We now have a perfect storm created by the internet and the determination of women victimized over the years to right the wrongs.

  • Nov 21st, 2017

A Clinton reckoning likely will come

Democrats are preparing to come to terms with Bill Clinton’s sexual transgressions. Sort of.

  • Nov 18th, 2017

Go ahead, Republicans, and tax college sports

If college athletics were a publicly traded corporation, it would rank 216 on the Fortune 500.

  • Nov 17th, 2017