Weinstein scandal leaves a trail of hypocrisy

If hypocrisy were a greenhouse gas, the ice caps would be gone by now.Let’s start with the obvious: Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein wasnR...

October 11th, 2017 |  


The being behind the bones

The being behind the bones

Maybe all I want before I die is for someone—anyone—to really know me.The room was full of familiar faces, most of whom I couldn’t t...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Weinstein case is a warning to sexual predators: Change or leave

When a guy named Harvey Weinstein is suddenly fired from a company called the Weinstein Company, it should serve as a blaring alert to every powerful...

October 10th, 2017 |  



Finding common ground with Betsy DeVos

I recently had the honor of meeting U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos when I was a guest at the White House ceremony celebrating the 2017 state...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Nutrition science is bad

Nutrition science is bad

Ever wonder why the headlines keep coming up with different and contradictory things we are supposed to eat and not eat? It’s because nutrition ...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Tillerson is toast, so is US diplomacy

Rex Tillerson is toast.The secretary of State, repeatedly humiliated and undercut by President Donald Trump, is clearly on his way to a Rexit, probab...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Scrap the mortgage interest deduction

Home ownership is commonly regarded as a big part of the American Dream. But most adults know that pursuing some dreams can be too expensive to justif...

October 9th, 2017 |  


After Vegas tragedy, Google and Facebook must ensure honest information

Victims were still bleeding out below the Vegas sniper’s deadly perch when the first noxious lies, disguised as “news,” began circul...

October 8th, 2017 |  


Medical identity theft

Medical identity theft

Medical identity theft is different than regular identity theft in that someone uses your personal information to obtain medical care, buy prescriptio...

October 8th, 2017 |  


When ignorance is impervious to fact

You could call it a moment of truth, except that what actually came out of that moment was a realization of how little truth now matters.This is back...

October 6th, 2017 |