Remembering Vital to Protect Democracy, Freedom

Remembering Vital to Protect Democracy, Freedom

Some incredible people and events were on my mind on the one-year anniversary of Jan. 6, 2021. I started by remembering my father who was in the Pacific with the Navy in World War II. My wife’s dad was in the Atlantic in the Navy during World War II as part of an...

When We Lack Empathy for Large-Scale Violence

President Trump complained earlier this year about the media’s failure to pay due attention to Islamist terrorist attacks, and the administration offered a specific list of such events. In some cases, his complaint was unfair, but the list did include many...

Remembering the Holocaust, Vowing to Not Repeat It

Twice a year the Holocaust is recognized and remembered through international observances. January 27 was chosen as International Holocaust Remembrance Day by the U.N. general assembly in 2005 because it is the anniversary of the liberation of the horrendous and...