Lincoln and Darwin: Bicentennial for two great emancipators

Abraham Lincoln, the Great Emancipator, has been much on our minds recently as Barack Obama moved into the White House. Exactly 200 years after Lincoln’s birth, Obama’s presidency is one fulfillment of the work Lincoln started.

Not just a few rotten apples

The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart and other commentators have been having a field day with John Thain.


A day to remember: The inauguration of the 44th President of the United States of America

It was a day to remember. The two million people, who showed up in Washington on Jan. 20, constituted a most important demonstration of the 21st century and symbolized the start of a new era in our country and perhaps the world.