Listen to your daughters

This is how memory works. It's Swiss cheese. But once you've eaten it, that doesn't mean you can't remember that it was both Swiss and cheese.

Hope in the Checkout Line

We can all do this. We can all strike up a conversation with someone at a bus stop, at a shop, wherever you might be among others. The election is less than two months away. It  matters more than ever. When we vote, we win. Have hope.

Blue Wave Reaches Michigan Senate Race

Two polls out today on Michigan's Senate race make it look like incumbent Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow is on her way to another term in office without much of a challenge from Republican rival John James.

Godspeed, Maverick

We lost one of our best tonight. Sen. John McCain was a man who had strong principles and always strove to live up to them. I didn't always agree with them, but that doesn't matter. What matters is that he had the courage to try to live true to what was right and moral in …

More reasons for hope in an already auspicious week

One starts to get the idea Trump won't be nearly as fond of walls in the near future. But here are some hopeful recent news items you may have missed...