Picture a comfortable room with natural light, lots of coffee, and easy chairs. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ted Cruz, Marjorie Taylor Greene, Mitch McConnell, Nancy Pelosi and Bernie Sanders are having coffee, talking about their concerns for the country and figuring out ways to get people fro…

There is an axiom in mathematics that a sum cannot be greater than its parts. While I don’t argue with that as a math principle, I know it doesn’t hold in relationships. And relationships can’t be reduced to formulas anyway.

Bishops of the Church of England recently issued a pastoral document to give counsel on civil partnerships, same-sex marriage, and mixed-sex partnerships. These forms of legal cohabitation were recognized in the UK, respectively, in 2005, 2013 and 2018. Each gives property, inheritance, and …

If you are with your mother today or can get in touch with her in person, by phone, or through the Internet, how fortunate you are.

Plato believed that democracy was the worst possible form of government — unless one considers anarchy and civil war a form of government. His view was that democratic governance inevitably leads to anarchy.