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Entries from February 24th, 2009

A New Era

February 24th, 2009 · Comments Off on A New Era · Politics

As I write this, we are on the brink of a new political era in the United States. This will be the Obama Era. What will it be and how will it affect our lives?This is the big question. Even though circumstances will largely intervene to determine the long-term outlook,  we can make some observations. We will […]

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Obstruction is the New Partisanship.

February 24th, 2009 · Comments Off on Obstruction is the New Partisanship. · Politics

Recently,  we witnessed one of the singular events of our time. The Inauguration of President Barack Obama was as spectacular as it was welcome. Hundreds of thousands, if not millions gathered on a bright, cold day on the plain between the Lincoln Memorial and the Capitol to witness the installation of  our 44th President, the first African-American President in our  […]

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