By: Wednesday December 24, 2014 3:00 pm

I chose long ago to represent the poor, the marginalized and the mentally ill. To give voice to those who had no voice. To save the lives of those whom the government would kill. And I found that every person, no matter what horrors they had visited upon others, possessed a core of decency and grace.


Greed Is a False God

By: Sunday April 20, 2014 6:40 pm

Greed is not a path to prosperity. It is a path to corruption, exploitation, enslavement and chaos.

Come Saturday Morning: Compare and Contrast – NYC and Cleveland

By: Saturday October 15, 2011 6:30 am

A reminder to us all to obey the Golden Rule. Be like the cops in Cleveland, not the cops in NYC — and especially not like the white-shirted NYC cops, who have a habit of violence, it would seem.

Reason 549 Why We Need a Strong CFPB Director

By: Tuesday June 28, 2011 1:30 pm

My wife and I recently bought a home. As if I hadn’t been persuaded earlier, the entire process convinced me of the need for a strong Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and someone strong-willed and committed to protecting consumers to run it, like Elizabeth Warren.

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