September 19, 2017

The silence of Pope Francis in the midst of violent repression in Cuba is deafening

HAVANA—Cuba’s use of what one dissident leader calls a policy of “low-intensity” repression to keep a few political opponents from going to papal events Sunday threatens to overshadow a visit by Pope Francis intending to focus on reconciliation. A small number of dissidents were briefly detained over the weekend when they tried to greet the […]

A DEAFENING SILENCE – POLICE LIVES ALSO MATTER

In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends. Martin Luther King, Jr. After a few days of a deafening silence after the horrible execution style murder of Texas Deputy Sheriff Darren Goforth, president Obama on his way to Alaska called his widow to express his […]

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