Age in the aftermath

by Rebecca Hagelin -- 40. The very thought of that number used to send shivers up and down my spine. 40. It's a solid, BIG number in the age game. And this more…

We are the wheel – let's roll!

by Barbara Simpson -- To paraphrase a friend of mine: The speech was great – now, do it! People have greatness thrown upon them, and George Bush, in his speech to Congress, more…

Patriotism is more than flag-waving

by Don Feder -- Suddenly, every day is the Fourth of July. Flags sprout from lawns, car antennas, caps and lapels. Dan Rather cries while reciting a stanza from "America the Beautiful." more…

Sparking the warrior spirit

by Geoff Metcalf -- Last week I announced our intention to establish Operation Restore Warrior Spirit and the response has been overwhelming. I have enlisted the guidance and support of a network more…

Three cheers for a woman's magazine!

by Cynthia Grenier -- I know, I know. I haven't found much good to say about women's magazines of late. Indeed, I've been downright negative on the whole lot, frankly finding them more…

The heroes amongst us

by Ruben Navarrette Jr. -- At firehouses throughout New York City, men tough as nails – and probably not accustomed to hanging on to sentimentality – refuse to wipe the names of missing more…

Theology and thugs

by Ralph Reiland -- The smoke was still coming from the ruins of the World Trade Center when Jerry Falwell made a stop at Pat Robertson's "700 Club" to explain why American more…

The GREAT lie

by Yaffah daCosta -- It didn't take very long for this great lie to rear its ugly head again – and even though this is the weekend between the High Holy Days more…

Tying it all together

by Tom Ambrose -- With all that has happened in the last two weeks, many people are having to reassess their world paradigm. Within the Christian community, in particular, many have been more…