April 8, 2014
Permission to republish original opeds and cartoons granted.
Obama's gender inequality demagoguery
Barack Obama does not have the votes to pass the so-called Paycheck Fairness Act, legislation that professes to address the 23-cent income gap between men and women. So, he is just going to issue an executive order and act as if the legislation has passed for federal contractors.
Kennedy, whose main claim to fame is that he is the son of former U.S. Attorney General Bobby Kennedy, has turned his family's name on its head. His silence stands in stark contrast to his Uncle John F. Kennedy's famous" Ich bin ein Berliner" speech where the President declared all Americans to be Berliners when that city was divided by the Berlin Wall, and the people of the east trapped in a communist hell for a generation.
Blacklisted at Mozilla
The resignation under pressure late last week by Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich for opposing gay marriage is a disturbing episode for corporate governance as well as for the traditional tolerance of other points of view in American life.