The Party I Want.

There are a few axioms I work with in politics: 1. You can’t legislate human decency 2. You can’t force people to change their minds 3. Laws are changed through precedents 4. Laws are changed over time 5. Politics, by…

Jummah Reflection: Inauguration Day

Jummah Reflection: Inauguration Day

Jummah Mubara, Shabbat Shalom and TGIF. Yesterday more than 20 Jewish Community Centers across the country had bomb threats called in to them. Yesterday, a “representative” of the people of Texas sent letters to Muslim communities throughout the state, asking…

How About Keep Your Politics Out of My Religion?

How About Keep Your Politics Out of My Religion?

I believe in the importance of Freedom of Religion – and the right to live your life according to the beliefs you have about who, or what The Divine might be. I respect the rights of each of my fellow…

Love Her, Love Her Not: The Hillary Paradox | Book Review

Love Her, Love Her Not: The Hillary Paradox | Book Review

Despite the┬ávery public life she has led over the past few decades, I am not sure how much I know much about the frontrunner for the Democratic presidential nomination. Oh, I know what people say about her; and I know…