Recent Times Columns:

  • Web People vs. Wall People

    July 27th 2016

    Voters have a choice of candidates who embrace change and those who try to stop it.

  • Trump and the Sultan

    July 20th 2016

    American voters should learn from Turkey’s experience with an out-of-control leader.

  • The (G.O.P.) Party’s Over

    July 13th 2016

    The Republican Party hasn’t been a productive part in a two-party democracy for a long time, but a crushing loss this fall could force it to change.

  • You Break It, You Own It

    June 29th 2016

    The British vote by a narrow majority to leave the European Union is not the end of the world — but it does show us how we can get there.

  • Another Age of Discovery

    June 22nd 2016

    Disruptions in Copernicus’s day offer lessons today.

  • Lessons of Hiroshima and Orlando

    June 15th 2016

    We need to think about the moral implications of where technology is taking us.

  • Dump the G.O.P. for a Grand New Party

    June 7th 2016

    After much selling out, the Republican Party has become morally bankrupt. We need a New Republican Party to support a healthy two-party system.