Post Election: The Good, The Bad and the Future

Great. Hollywood and the IPCC are clear about the impending calamities, but the American electorate and its new chosen representatives are not?

Scott Lentine: A Millennial with Autism

In a series of e-mails, Scott Lentine wrote to me about his quest to bring recognition to the obstacles facing those on the autistic spectrum.

IPCC Report: Impacts, Adapation, Vulnerability

The top phrases pulled from the report are drought, extreme heat, floods, coastal erosion, disease, hunger, food instability, war and refugees.

Exxon CEO Wants to Keep Fracking Out of His Backyard

In the United States, ExxonMobil has the biggest footprint as a producer of natural gas by fracking.

India, Human Rights and the Bhullar Case

Commenting on the conditions of imprisonment, Gurpatwant Pannun emphasized, “Bhullar has been detained for the last eighteen years in appalling conditions, including solitary confinement.

Sports and Health: What Price Glory?

The injuries suffered as a result of traumatic brain injuries (TBI) and anabolic steroid use have parallels and similarities.

The Empathy Gap between Us and Them

I kept perseverating about the parents of black male teenagers that I know, and the fear that they must be feeling.

Sandy Turns The Tide With A Surge Of Climate Support

Because of “Superstorm” Sandy, a groundswell of support to have a conversation about climate change can no longer be suppressed.

Separation Anxiety in Dogs: Can You Teach An Old Dog New Tricks?

Over 15,000,000 dogs suffer from anxiety in the United States alone.

A New Take on Mother’s Day

Over the past seventeen years, my views about motherhood have shifted, evolved, and been redefined.