Federalism formula, US role keys to stabilizing Syria

In the wake of the U.S. air strikes on a Syrian airfield, Team Trump can’t seem to agree on what comes next.It’s hard to fathom whether th...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Reflecting on Lincoln

The lowly penny and the $5 bill are dedicated to the quintessential American icon, Abraham Lincoln.Our 16th president preserved the Union through the ...

April 14th, 2017 |  


San Cosme del Tucson

San Cosme del Tucson

When in Tucson, if you’ve been to Toro Loco and you understand – burrito, taco, ensalada, frijole, caldo, arroz, and huevo, then you can e...

April 13th, 2017 |  



The War on Drugs is back

Looks like the War on Drugs is back.The Washington Post reported Sunday that the new attorney general, Jeff Sessions, is preparing a return to the sam...

April 12th, 2017 |  


The unfriendly skies

Few business seem to be more under the thumb of bean counters than the major U.S. airlines: Seats and leg room shrink, baggage fees are imposed and ru...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Liberals can’t demand tolerance and then be intolerant

In pushing society away from the sense that sexuality is binary, LGBT activists are using a long list of relatively new and unfamiliar terms: Gender n...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Centrist high court has been with us a long time

With the swearing-in Monday of Justice Neil Gorsuch, the U.S. Supreme Court’s configuration shifts to a 4-4 balance with a single centrist justi...

April 11th, 2017 |  


On Syria, Congress needs to step up

Even as the smoke clears from last week’s U.S. missile strike on a Syrian air base, the future is shrouded in fog. It’s not clear what Pre...

April 11th, 2017 |  


United took worst route in overbooked flight incident

United Airlines sure had a twisted way of showing customer appreciation during a Sunday flight out of Chicago’sO’Hare International Airpor...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Sleep treatment of obesity

Sleep treatment of obesity

Wouldn’t be nice if we didn’t have to sleep 8 hours, or 10 hours in my case. We might be able to get half the things done that we have to ...

April 10th, 2017 |