News & Commentary - Archive 2013

January 4, 2013

Whenever America suffers a mass public shooting—seven times in 2012 alone—
I think about my dad and our months of wrenching conversations after the Columbine High School massacre more than a decade ago.

January 3, 2013

The most important thing Republicans need to understand about U.S. foreign policy today is that Republicans are out of power and Barack Obama is in power.

January 1, 2013

Now that the election is over, the United States has a rare opportunity to do away with one of its most pointless and ineffective foreign policies – the embargo of Cuba – that is as obsolete as the “cool” 1950s and 1960s sedans still running on the streets of Havana.