A tale of two scumbags

Most people would agree that Laurent Gbagbo, former president of Ivory Coast, was a reprehensible man for ignoring the will of his people and having them killed after a contested presidential election. His actions provoked outrage across the world, from his African neighbors to the United States and the European Union, and he now finds … More A tale of two scumbags

Denying reality will not strengthen your case

I spent Friday night arguing with a friend of mine at a hotel restaurant here in Tijuana about Islamic fundamentalists, the attacks they commit, and whether or not they exist. He denies what I believe to be obvious fact: that the above-mentioned fanatics slaughter innocent Muslims, religious minorities, and anyone who doesn’t fit into their … More Denying reality will not strengthen your case