The news of Robin Williams’ death has been everywhere this week. The tragic story has shone a light on a growing problem, one that had until now been going under the radar. That is the rapid increase in suicide rates for middle age adults and seniors.
Did President Obama Engage in ‘Wishful Thinking’ When He Suggested Upcoming Supreme Court Vacancies, says AMAC
‘The ‘insensitive’ comment seemed to be directed at the older Justices’
WASHINGTON, DC, Aug 15 – President Obama caused a stir during a fund raising speech this week when he suggested that there would soon be vacancies on the Supreme...
Via Jedediah Bila at Breitbart News
I didn’t weigh in on Jessica Valenti’s twitter call for subsidized tampons because, well, it was absurd. She then followed it up with a column in which she shared the following:
We need to move beyond the stigma...
from – Red State – by Leon H. Wolf
While many Republicans who are facing incumbent Democrats are having to face hysterical, panicked, and wildly inaccurate attacks on their records on issues that virtually no one cares about, Scott Walker has...
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from – MSNBC – by Anna Brand
Women are at the forefront of many of this year’s critical and most-watched races. From candidates for governorships making waves from red-to-blue states, to game-changing senate seats up for grabs,...
AMAC Member: Terry Smith
I find that the VA system in this area, what is known as the Inland Empire in Southern California, is very good. I admit that at times it seems like it takes a bit to receive an appointment, especially in some...
By – Mike Fuljenz
The tragic American reading proficiency deficit is a moral and financial imperative for all Americans to recognize, address and correct. Among the world’s 30 richest nations, the U.S. ranks 17th in reading skills although we rank...
By – Robert B. Charles
Vox clamantis in deserto. A voice in the wilderness. That phrase is from the Bible (Isaiah 40:3), but also happens to be the motto of my alma mater, Dartmouth College. Although both the Bible and Dartmouth – the latter founded...
‘But take precautions during the peak season for West Nile Virus’
By – John Grimaldi
WASHINGTON, DC, Aug 8 – The Ebola Virus has made headlines across the country over the past several weeks, creating a sense of fear that has little basis...