• Do we Latinos have a seat at the table?

    “How better to improve the lives of our children and our community than being involved in making our community's decisions.” I attended a meeting recently where a group of people were preparing to launch a community initiative. One of the "leaders" of the group made a statement that the initiative…

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  • What the Arab World Produces

    At least since the early part of the 20th century, aside from oil, the Arab world has produced and exported two products. It has produced essentially no technology, medicine or anything else in the world of science. It has almost no contributions to world literature, art or to intellectual development.…

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  • The New Yorker’s Ryan Lizza On Rand Paul

    The New Yorker's Ryan Lizza wrote a mini-biography of Rand Paul for the current issue of The New Yorker. He joined me today to discuss the piece: Audio: 09-29hhs-lizza Transcript: HH: I begin with Ryan Lizza, the Washington correspondent for the New Yorker. Hello, Ryan, welcome back, it's been too…

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  • Dems Can’t Decide: Is Money In Politics Good Or Evil?

    As they approach fateful Congressional elections this November, schizophrenic Democrats can't answer a direct and highly relevant question: do they consider it good or evil for wealthy citizens to spend their money to influence public opinion on key political issues? Do they believe that the expenditure of literally hundreds of…

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  • The Over-Hyped NFL “Crisis”: What’s New?

    The hyper-publicized NFL scandal, focusing on familial failings of some of the gridiron's most celebrated stars, provides prophets of doom and decline with one more sign of America's imminent collapse. According to these observations, today's churlish and brutal professional athletes contrast unfavorably with the clean-cut, patriotic sports heroes of prior…

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  • Tom Ridge – Rebecca Costa

    Tom Ridge – Rebecca Costa

    Thomas Joseph Ridge served as a member of the United States House of Representatives, the 43rd Governor of Pennsylvania, and Assistant to the President for Homeland Security. His most notable government role was his position as the first US Secretary of Homeland Security from 2003 to 2005 that was created…

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