It was September 15th of this year, and I was shopping at a big-box hardware store. We were getting ready to start fall but officially we were still in summer. To paraphrase Clement C. Moore, I was walking through the store when what did my...

Never in our nation’s history has there been so much animosity and vitriol spewing forth from so many places all at once. Neither the left nor the right sides of America’s political divide are innocent when it comes to chumming the waters with incendiary comments...

This year has been full of unexpected and unpredictable events: the devastating power of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria; the tragic shootings in Las Vegas, Nevada and Sutherland Springs, Texas; and the specter of terror and unrest throughout our nation....