In Dickens's "A Christmas Carol," Ebenezer Scrooge was forced to view his own death in order to gain some self-awareness of his life as the epitome of cruelty and selfishness.
The debate over how to protect the United States from terrorism while safeguarding its guiding values rages with particular intensity in immigrant communities.
In late November, the journalism department at New York University
hosted a forum on Iraq.
WHO: Racial Justice 9-11: People of Color Against the War
While the Bush Administration looks to the weapons inspection process in Iraq to turn up a material breach worthy of war, hawks in and out of government have been making a separate case for inva
If there were a firing squad for political rhetoric, the phrase "single payer" would have to be placed against the wall and blown away.
For years Pittsburghers have witnessed the low regard in which public
television station WQED holds its second channel, WQEX.
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With Friends of Israel Like These... Oy Vey!
1. It is morally reprehensible to take a life, and it is especially reprehensible for the state to do so.
In moments of triumphant hubris, titans do themselves in.
What a rotten year!
New York Times executive editor Howell Raines shares, with his
fellow liberal Southerner Al Gore, a talent for driving his opponents
Republicans feel anger, unconcealed,
Because Trent Lott revealed what he revealed.
They've always reassured the racist clods
Judgment Day is everyday with Mike Davis.
While Israel's decisive victories on the battlefield and overwhelming
advantage in military force are crucial to its dominance in the Middle
East, perhaps just as important is the success of it
I can think of no picture of recent years, other than Roman Polanski's
The Pianist, that has won the Palme d'Or at Cannes and yet
stirred neither controversy nor excitement.
The economy of New York City still reels from the attack on September
11, to which has been added the economic effect of global recession and
Wall Street's sharp decline.
HOISTING A FEW WITH STUDS