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Rust Belt Dignity

Our 'Opinionated Judge' reviews the film 'Out of the Furnace' starring Christian Bale.

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We’re Not Broke, We’ve Been Robbed

Rob Kirsh examines the budget 'crisis' and spending problem.

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Soulful Journey

Our 'Opinonated Judge' reviews Alexander Payne's new film Nebraska.

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Supporting this Bill is the Right Thing to Do

" ...in most states you can still be fired for being lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT). In Nevada, where ...

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Many Elderly Close to Poverty’s Edge

"Following the government shutdown drama, politicians in Washington appear hopelessly divided, according to conventional wisdom. Fair enough. But there’s at ...

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Police Power Run Amuck

"Sometimes it seems the most appalling episodes in history are the ones most destined to fade into obscurity. Only if ...

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The Power of a Shared Vision and Partnership

"Two decades ago, as a young organizer in Mississippi, I learned that there are only two types of temporal power: ...

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Callous Behavior toward the Most Vulnerable

" Scrooge has come early this year. He’s already kicking our Tiny Tims. This holiday season, kids in America’s poorest ...

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‘12 years a Slave’

" It's hard to imagine a film that the world needs more profoundly than "12 Years a Slave." For the ...

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Gun Violence Epidemic is Not Inevitable

Marian Wright Edelman tackles the issue of gun violence in America.

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Spooky Congress

Ghosts, devils, vampires, nothing seems to scare this guy.

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The Emergence of a New Jim Crow System

" Remember that inspiring 50th birthday party for the March on Washington at the end of the summer? Unfortunately, those ...

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Re-imagining the meaning of family

" "In the Family" (#10 on my list) played in Portland for less than a week. First-time director Patrick Wang, ...

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Don’t Play Politics with the Debt Limit

" It is also time to set the record straight about the debt limit – what it is, what it ...

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Good for Football and Good for America

"Sports is one of the most race-neutral meritocracies in America. From the record-shattering feats of Jesse Owens to the transcendent ...