Category: Debate

November 19, 2007

Obama & Clinton, On Experience

Filed under: Debate,Elections - 19 Nov 2007

Senator Clinton is really laying the “no experience” sauce on thick. During the recent Las Vegas Democratic candidate debates, she implied that none of the other candidates will have the experience to tackle the looming economic crisis (I’m acquainted …

October 9, 2007

Oh, Republican Candidates

Filed under: Debate,Elections - 09 Oct 2007

The bickering between Republican candidates that we’re seeing (specifically between Giuliani and Romney, over their respective tax records) makes the glancing discredits that the democratic candidates lob at one another seem mild. Permit me a moment of simple pleasure …

September 28, 2007

Connecticut Catholics & Contraception

Filed under: Debate,Ethics - 28 Sep 2007

Connecticut Catholic hospitals have agreed to issue emergency contraceptives to rape victims in accordance with a new state law, Plan B, set to go into effect next week. This announcement comes as a surprise, since it was generally expected …

September 26, 2007

Muslim, Christian, Jew

Filed under: Debate,International,Politics - 26 Sep 2007

“If we don’t walk down this path of dialogue, we’re going to end up in conflagration.”

These words were spoken in New York today by Mary Ellen McNish, general secretary of the American Friends Service Committee, a Quaker organization. Quaker …