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Can you believe it?

If you believe the recently released Senate Intelligence Committee torture report, you might be tempted to conclude that the CIA lied to the press the ... Read more

New Year brings raises

Put down the champagne and ring in the New Year with a COLA. And we don’t mean the soda. In 2015, nearly 64 million Americans ... Read more

Police system broken

Remember Kelly Thomas? Didn’t think so, but it’s understandable. Thomas was an unarmed mentally ill homeless man from Southern California who was tasered, clubbed and ... Read more

Total control not too great

The number of Americans who choose to live alone continues to grow. So finds a recent Current Population Survey by the U.S. Census Bureau. According ... Read more

Pay price of torture

After the attacks of 9/11 America responded in many ways that suggest we lost so much more than nearly 3,000 lives that day. We lost ... Read more