The economy is framing everything in the post-election period - and not only for the short term. Here's why.
This was not the first time that a radical movement decided to provide direct services to individuals who suffered extreme hardship.
Anyone concerned about the anti-gay agenda of the radical Right in the U.S. will findwebsites dedicated to the proposition that gay couples should not be allowed to adopt children.
In some ways, the nation is reversing previous trends; in others, it is forging completely new paths. The country is becoming both more integrated and more segregated.
The real issue is: who is to blame for the high prices, and what can be done to stabilize energy costs?
The increasingly likely win by President Obama may amount to a mandate to preserve, if not extend, the social safety net and the social insurance programs.
In the wake of the chaos, everything from film violence to gun control is being talked about and looked at from different angles throughout the country.
While I was growing up as a teenager in Garfield, residents more directly affected by the chromium contamination were suffering.
Garfield, like the other neighborhoods along the Passaic River that border it, was a working class factory town during the 20th century.
Are your teeth a part of your body? Apparently, no. More than one-third of Americans have no dental insurance. One quarter of U.S. adults 65 and older have lost all their teeth.