Author - Steven Lieberman

The debates are now in the can… the only thing left is an election next Tuesday…  (Well… maybe next Tuesday… we’ve been voting for weeks now, and from everything I am hearing we are potentially going to be voting for days after as well.  Tuesday, November 3rd is more or less a causal suggestion...

When I was 13 years old my parents and I took a trip to New York.  During that trip we did the kinds of things that parents with teenage kids do when they go to New York:  We visited the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, and I seem to recall taking a Circle Line...

In 1971 the New York Times printed the “Pentagon Papers”.   These leaked classified papers showed the full scope of the war in Vietnam, including the then unreported expansion into Laos and Cambodia.  This revelation incensed the Nixon Administration.  First, it shed light on a floundering operation the administration would have preferred to keep from...

The Pot Boils Over Like many Americans (and a few international observers… you know who you are), I watched the Presidential debates last week.  Afterwards I had the same reaction many people did…I breathed an audible sigh thanking the heavens that it was over. Sort of… The truth of the matter is that I rushed home to...