U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov talks

Diplomats Talk While Syrians Die

Earlier peace talks aimed at conflict resolution were stillborn – a waste of time accomplishing nothing. Endless Sergey Lavrov/John Kerry meetings on Syria achieved nothing substantive toward resolving intractable positions on both sides. Both men…






Child Abuse

The Systemic Torturing of Children

There is something seriously wrong with our approach to custodial care. That custodians are pre selected to behave like pigs is an indictment by itself. The mere fact that an individual ends up in custody…



Native Americans, celebrities protest Dakota pipeline

Native Americans Protest Dakota Pipeline

Members of the Standing Rock Sioux Nation opposing the construction of a pipeline through their sacred lands and water sources got a boost from celebrity activists at a protest in front of the US District…