INTOXICATING OPINIONS

          Why The Left Hates Vladimir Putin         When one steps back and observes the conflict in Ukraine and...

          THE NEXT 100 YEARS – ONE CHILD’S JOURNEY – HOW HE/SHE WILL LIVE, LOVE AND NEVER REALLY DIE    ...

            When Practice Makes Perfect       I can recall as a young child my mother’s words to me...

            Neurosurgical Mission To Ukraine       Last year, I had the distinct honor and privilege of serving on...

          Income Inequality       Currently there is widespread belief that the spread between the rich and poor in America...

          Past As Prologue       Criticizing the past can lead to inappropriate complacency in the present.  For example, the...

            Signature Songs Eva Cassidy     “Satisfaction” by the Stones, “Georgia” for Ray Charles and “I left my heart...

            Remittance Man: Families, What Are You Gonna Do?       For the unfamiliar, a remittance man is the...

            The End Of All Our Troubles       What if the solution to humanity’s greatest problem were already...

          Field Sociology       Sometimes the idea we use to improve something may or may not be true, but...

                   Get Thee To A Shrink!       Cynics say that the first response to a...

            The Environmental Catastrophe       Could environmental programs be leading us to world catastrophe? If another war is...

          THE NEXT 100 YEARS – ONE CHILD’S JOURNEY – HOW HE/SHE WILL LIVE, LOVE AND NEVER REALLY DIE    ...

        The Tale Of Two States       In the early ’90s two states emerged from the utterly broken Soviet disaster:...

            Love        Love songs often stir feelings of romance in us: at my age, Ella Fitzgerald’s “What Is...

        Photography by James T. Rutka     Worth The Norwegian Hospitality       Recently, my wife and I had the...

            THE NEXT 100 YEARS – ONE CHILD’S JOURNEY – HOW HE/SHE WILL LIVE, LOVE AND NEVER REALLY DIE  ...