Day of Reckoning: Tuesday, November 7th

by Nathaniel Batchelder Americans voting this fall must elect Members of Congress who will support legislation in the common good and general interest of all, especially addressing economic and environmental sustainability. The challenges are urgent and daunting: On the first Earth Day, in 1972, many of us learned that, with only 6% of the world’s … Read more…

Hate Crimes Legislation Valuable

Clarification is needed to explain why hate crimes deserve special prosecution when some would argue that a crime is a crime, so why give special treatment to some groups. All violent crimes are heinous but hate crimes are different. They target not only an individual but the entire population the individual represents. Hate crimes send … Read more…