Want to help the world? Resolve conflicts

Want to help the world? Resolve conflicts

In a world riven by tension, there’s one skill that stands above all others: the ability to resolve conflict. It is the paramount challenge of o...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Protecting net neutrality

Protecting net neutrality

High-speed Internet is an absolute necessity, and the free flow of information is vital to our everyday lives. It impacts the way we live, work, study...

April 17th, 2018 |  


A leap of faith, in yourself

A leap of faith, in yourself

We’ve all had those moments when we were handed some task that seemed, at least on the surface, to be completely beyond our ability. We might ha...

April 17th, 2018 |  



Combating opioids with bipartisan efforts

Combating opioids with bipartisan efforts

At a time when there’s not nearly enough bipartisan cooperation in Washington, I was able to work with Republicans and Democrats to secure Ohio ...

April 14th, 2018 |  


Crony corruption in Trumpworld

Crony corruption in Trumpworld

Scott Pruitt flies first class international with his entourage to Paris for a couple of days — just to party — and then on to Morocco for...

April 14th, 2018 |  


Gloria’s appreciative ode to readers

Gloria’s appreciative ode to readers

Mail time has always been a highlight at our house. When daddy comes home from work at 3:30 he stops at the mailbox to bring in the mail. A common que...

April 13th, 2018 |  


FDA recalls kratom due to salmonella fears

FDA recalls kratom due to salmonella fears

I just heard that the FDA recalled something called kratom, but I’m not sure what it is. Is it some kind of food, and why has it been recalled?M...

April 13th, 2018 |  


Going to the beach

Going to the beach

I am looking forward to a trip down south, to answer the siren song of the sea. The ocean waits patiently for me to find the time to respond to its co...

April 13th, 2018 |  


A healthy dose of medicine for the soul

A healthy dose of medicine for the soul

A large segment of the human population takes things way too seriously for their own good. The strange anomaly is that most people laugh at the wrong ...

April 13th, 2018 |  


The key is obedience

The key is obedience

What is the first thing that pops into your mind when you hear the word, “Obedience?” I think about my mom telling me that I needed to obe...

April 13th, 2018 |