For those of us who believe that there is no more significant factor in the peace and prosperity of the U.S. than the success of its educational system, the appointment of Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education comes as both a respite from the past and a promise for the future.
It is hardly necessary to chroncle the deterioration of the U.S. educational system in recent years, from K-12 to the halls of Ivy. Even with ESL schools, propaganda has largely replaced basic learning. On my…Continue
Rational Approach to Abortion
Perhaps we can start by agreeing that sex is fun and that abortion and childbirth are anything but.
Somehow this simple truth has been caught up in some very serious discussions about a woman’s right to choose.
My friend of longest standing in New York responded to my query of how Jews could support Obama’s obviously limp defense of Israel by asking how I could support a candidate who presumed to tell her what to do…Continue