The Runaway Prosecutor

By: Paul Greenberg This is where we came in, and where we left — the scene in which a special prosecutor, also known as an independent counsel, brings charges against a high-ranking politician or two. The criminalization became a familiar and odious feature of the day’s news just a couple of decades ago and now…

Incidental Intelligence

By:     Paul Greenberg                                 Some of the items in the news aren’t news at all, they are so predictable. For example: the empty shelves, long lines and general collapse of the Venezuelan economy, thanks to the ministrations of still another…

Ignorance in Action

By:  Paul Greenberg       It may have been Goethe who said there is nothing so frightening as ignorance in action, and it certainly has been active of late, especially when it comes to vaccinating kids against diseases that once killed and crippled and scarred and generally ravaged millions. Like smallpox, diphtheria, mumps, measles…