On September 11th, each year since 2007, I wonder how many grieving families would appreciate NOT being reminded constantly, all day long, in their social media feeds, on TV, in print, and in every online news outlet that someone they loved is gone. (*Yes, you read that right, I didn’t […]

Not THAT 9/11 . . .


Trump has moved swiftly, a little more than a week into his term, signing a bunch of controversial executive orders, including one to get his much touted “Wall” between Mexico and the U.S. built and to enact a Muslim Ban (that appears not to have been properly legally vetted) and […]

How to Talk to Your Kids About Trump’s Muslim Ban


Engraved D.C. building first amendment
Meryl Streep put out a call during her recent Golden Globes speech to the American people to help protect “principled journalists.” This has been widely met with the cheers on one side and jeers on the other that we’ve all come to expect of anything in this dysfunctionally entrenched two-party […]

Meryl Streep Says Support Journalists – But Which Ones?