An hour or two after Pittsburgh teenagers lay bleeding on the floors of their high school Wednesday morning, my good friend Frank called.
It has been interesting to watch Russian President Vladimir Putin gain in popularity as he outwits Obama.
With more than 50 chapters and hundreds of members, the National Socialist Movement is the largest neo-Nazi group in America.
I might be wrong. — Radiohead
There is an absolute dishonesty when a government official, agency or politician speaks of "revenue" for any local, state or federal government.
Roy Ketner McDonald, founder of the Chattanooga Free Press, was a man with the common touch, yet he was a very uncommon man.
For more than three decades, the activist-priest John Dear has been traveling the world, teaching nonviolence.
Nearly every visitor to Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park remembers the 85-foot-high limestone tower.
It is the saddest of ironies: twin brothers in Red Bank who tried to live the most private lives possible are now the talk of the town, known across Chattanooga and beyond.
I was just out of grad school, broke, and working in New York City.
You begin by knowing the obstacles before you, the things you have to avoid.
If you want to have a really confusing conversation, discuss American conservatism and liberalism with a European.
Me. I'm the fool.
As Americans, we believe that honest work should be rewarded with honest wages. That certainly means that no one who works full-time should ever have to raise a family in poverty.
As often as possible, I select topics for this space to reflect talk I hear at the coffee pot or in the lunch line.
Last week, we boosted the kids from school, checked the tire pressure and headed south to Florida, where the azaleas right now look straight out of Eden. It was 75 degrees by lunch, 80 with my afternoon beer.