Truly alone

Sad. Very sad and humbling. The news of a young mother who apparently died of natural causes in her apartment in New York with her three year old is sad enough, but what, or who came after her passing, I think, is the real tragedy. No one came. [...]

EU sets a dangerous precedent in Cyprus

A largely small European bailout is making big news around the world and it offers a real-world test of a concept that has long been a financial taboo – directly using people’s savings accounts to pay for a country’s financial [...]

The new immigration proposal – trying to fix squares with triangles when the wheel was already invented

by Naiden Stoyanov What makes us a great nation sometimes makes us forget that we are not the only ones out there that have the right answer to a problem. On Monday, a bipartisan group of senators in Washington proposed a “blueprint” for [...]

Did McMahon fail or did Murphy win?

In the race for the U.S. Senate seat of the outgoing Senator Joe Lieberman, it was a battle to the end by Linda McMahon and Chris Murphy. And while the championship belt was taken by Murphy an interesting question remains – did he win or did [...]