Kandahar to Port-au-Prince

“To be or not to be? That is the question.” William Shakespeare. It’s easier to explain to an inquiring child why the sky is blue...

Newsmakers of 2009

“All the news that’s fit to print.” New York Times Masthead. Time magazine named Ben Bernanke as its Newsmaker of 2009 ostensibly for his role...

Sending mixed signals on sustainability

“Red sky at night; sailor’s delight. Red sky in the morning; sailor take warning.” - Seaman’s adage. There’s plenty of bad news coming our way...

Leave Afghanistan alone

  “Is there a better life for me?” — 4 Non Blondes “Give peace a chance.” The Plastic Ono Band. Here are the top nine reasons why...