All posts by sm

  • Tiberi Seeks to Silence the “Free” Press

    I had made preparations to record this evening's public debate of local, state and federal candidates which was held in a publicly-funded local school. ...

  • A Vote Is an Endorsement

    Statistically, we each have 435 times greater likelihood of influencing our Congressman than our President. Here in the 12th Congressional district, we must put...

  • Two Words: Stew Pid!

    As a wise friend once noted, “If you’re worried what your neighbors think, don’t worry, they probably don’t!”

  • Pat Tiberi is endorsed by the Columbus Dispatch Printing Company

    Central Ohio residents have been treated to yet more of the Columbus Dispatch Printing...

  • Ralph Nader: Isn’t Citizen Action Fun?

    Question: What would you do on foreign policy? John McCain claims he's a really great guy to handle enemies... Nader: None of these so-called enemies are...

  • A Gift for a Generation: A U.S. Financial System of Our Own

    Last week, I posted ten points (that were by no means exhaustive) for Congressional action immediately in the wake of the financial crisis now gripping...

  • Federal Real ID: A Solution Looking for a Problem

    This has been a solution looking for a problem. But what it's doing is it's giving the federal government the opportunity and the right to track...

  • The NEED to Dream and for Open Debate

    It is 'We the People' who must make change, and to do that we must grow our democracy through challenge, tolerance, respect and compromise--the achievements...

  • The Demise of Conscience

    Together, the welfare state and the warfare state have produced out-of-control federal spending, which has resulted in an endless cycle of financial, monetary, and economic...

  • Land of the Brave?

    It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.