Monthly Archives: June 2012

Jasper and the Tea Partier

Over the past three months, someone close to me had to go to the hospital and it was a hectic time. During the interval, I had time to reflect on our relationship and I appreciate the many talks we used … Continue reading

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An Interview With Muslim American Activist Zahra Billoo

Last year, while I was the political cartoonist for the Tri-City Voice, a controversy erupted in New York City over a proposed mosque that was to be built near the sight of the former World Trade Centers. The wave of … Continue reading

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Dream Activists and President Obama

On June 16, 2012, Peter Herbert wrote a great blog about the logic of Barack Obama’s recent decision to grant extended, renewable visas to illegal immigrants who came here with their parents as children, so that they can stay in … Continue reading

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Presidents and the Supreme Court

In the next week or so, the Supreme Court will be ruling on whether parts or all of Barack Obama’s Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, specifically the mandate on making people buy health insurance, is constitutional or not. This … Continue reading

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Supporting Barack Obama

Election times are here again and Obama is going through the same criticisms that all past Presidents face during an election year. If a Democrat is President, the Republicans accuse him of being a bleeding heart socialist who’s out to … Continue reading

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A Fan of the Boston Celtics

This year the Boston Celtics have had an impressive run in the playoffs. Because of the age of their fabled Big Three players, Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Ray Allen, the Celtics were not expected to go far in the … Continue reading

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Bruce Springsteen and the Blue Collar Worker

Many Republicans today hold to a strong belief in a free market economic philosophy with a minimum of government interference. Within the Republican Party, libertarians like Ron Paul and the Tea Party activists are pushing the Republican Party to a … Continue reading

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