Let’s Legalize Marijuana Like The Uruguayans, For Our Children’s Sake

America “needs to get to its children, before its children get to the drugs.” I’ve always believed in those words and went so far as coining it as a spokesperson for the DARE program in South Florida some years ago. Do I still believe it? Absolutely. But when it comes to marijuana, I now believe […]

The Country’s Future Depends On Immigrants

Americans are having less sex — reproductive, baby-making sex — than they ever have before. Last week, TIME Magazine had a cover story entitled, “The Childfree Life.”  The gist of the article was that increasingly, in our modern era, “having it all means not having children.”  The choice to not have children represents a shift […]

Remove The Bias And Let Latinos Get In The Conversation

The immigration debate is already emotionally charged and colored enough by political rhetoric on each side. We don’t need groups like the Heritage Foundation throwing gasoline on the fire. We don’t need studies grounded in racist and wrong philosophies.

The Sequester Protester

The Sequester is Coming! But whether it’s crony capitalism, corporate welfare, pork barrel spending, government waste or non-essential government bureaucracy, most Americans would not mind, notice or even be affected if we cut $85 billion in spending.

What Mitt Romney Must Do to Avoid ‘Lights Out’

If Mitt Romney is to salvage his candidacy during tonight’s debate, he must understand, identify and—for the first time—concretely explain his cure for our country’s biggest malady: it’s the jobs, stupid.

It’s Time to Audit the Fed

The royal wedding was last week, in case you missed it. Newsrooms here in the US nearly went dark with virtually every reporter embedded in key locations around Hyde Park and Buckingham Palace. It was the century’s first “wedding of the century,” but we’re only a decade in so there could be others. As newsmen […]