Memorial to mass-murder victims – includes killer

by Les Kinsolving -- On May 29, California's San Jose Mercury News reported the headline: "Historic Jonestown Memorial Unveiled in Peaceful Oakland Ceremony." "Survivors of a horrific history-making tragedy came together Sunday more…

Jay 'How'm I doin'?' Carney

by Les Kinsolving -- England's London Telegraph report on May 5, under the headline "Jay Carney is floundering under pressure, say Washington insiders," noted: "There is increasing concern in Washington that Jay more…

The disposal of war criminals

by Les Kinsolving -- The late Rex Morgan, with whom I had the pleasure of attending the University of Pennsylvania in the late '40s, was also a member (I was a "meatball" more…

White House 'birther' strategy backfires

by Les Kinsolving -- It was the April 27 Fox News headline in a news report that quoted Obama press secretary Jay Carney's public rebuking of CNN's Ed Henry, during a White more…

Doubting Thomas and the Resurrection

by Les Kinsolving -- Christianity, which at 2.1 billion members remains the world's largest religion, has at the center of its faith the following, as spelled out in the Gospel according to more…

Obama's Illinois and the death penalty

by Les Kinsolving -- Last month, President Obama's state of Illinois became the 16th to abolish capital punishment. Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn signed an abolition bill the state Legislature passed in February. more…