Why I Don’t Eat Hamburgers

Why I Don’t Eat Hamburgers

For over a decade, I have not eaten meat or poultry. Although many good reasons exist for this stance, including better health and animal rights, my primary motivation is the environment. What we eat hurts our planet. Your hamburger is responsible for much of the...
My Callous Heart

My Callous Heart

I remember my first reaction to a mass killing. It was the summer of 1984.  I was a young man in my twenties, sitting in my La-Z-Boy reading the Miami Herald. This was before mass shootings were frequent occurrences, so I was not yet desensitized. A gunman strolled...
Redefining Antisemitism

Redefining Antisemitism

The term “antisemitism” is being redefined to silence those standing in solidarity with the disenfranchised and dispossessed. It is being weaponized to intimidate those speaking against apartheid.  Antisemitism has always been rooted in conspiracy theories– Jews...