Tag Archives: politics

Listen Carefully, Tan Man

A disappointing jobs report this week is revealing just how weak this economic recovery is and how long it’s going to take before the unemployment rate starts descending.  As reported by Lila Shapiro at Salon: Only 54,000 jobs were added … Continue reading

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Pushing the Envelope

A few nights ago, I got involved in a discussion about the current nuclear crisis in Japan on Facebook.  At one point, someone on the thread, an advocate for nuclear power,  stated that the BP oil spill last summer was … Continue reading

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Good News

(I am pleased to publish this post by guest-blogger Eugene Mirabelli.  Gene is the author of six novels, plus short stories, poems, many journalistic pieces and numerous book reviews.  For many years, Gene was the editor and creative force behind … Continue reading

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