Author: Sylvia Gillpatrick

What’s at Stake in the Cuts Proposed for the E.P.A

What is at stake as Congress considers the E.P.A.

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Alabama Governor Resigns and Pleads Guilty Amid a Sex Scandal

Mr. Bentley, 74, repeatedly denied having a physical relationship

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California Moves to Add Protections for Immigrants; Other States Follow

A 42-year-old immigrant was on her way to church

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Le Pen Says France Not To Blame for Role in 1942 Roundup of Jews

  Ms. Le Pen’s words created a small eruption

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Iran Joins Russia in Word on Syria, but Not in Deed

TEHRAN — The punitive American missile strike on Syria

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A Mighty City Trembles at a Global Crossroad

It was both shocking and thrilling, at first, that

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America’s Toxic Workplace Rules

Last month, President Trump’s nomination of R. Alexander Acosta

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Publicity Stunts Aren’t Policy

Does anyone still remember the Carrier deal? Back in

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The Gig Economy’s False Promise

The promises Silicon Valley makes about the gig economy

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Past Issues Complicate Job at Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac

Getting to know Mr. Phillips and his background is

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Common Ground
We don’t need to search any further for common ground in our country. We have it.
We all want the same things – a safe, prosperous, free, democratic nation with opportunity for all. At the same time, we will all be harmed if our democracy, our free press, our Constitution and our core American values are threatened. We will all certainly be harmed if reckless behavior triggers any number of potential armed conflicts.

None of us know how this will all play out so let's make a deal. Let’s get up to speed on the issues, establish some facts, take action and watch what happens together . . .