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The activist’s bedroom

When I see the fanatic bigots and dogged zealots on both sides of the abortion issue, I cannot resist...

Jul 12, 1998

The pigeon dropping syndrome

The City of Chicago recently decided that feeding pigeons should be unlawful. Birds are nice, and a pleasant accent...

Jun 19, 1998

The bloody path to peace

The recent death of Pol Pot brings to mind our failure in preventing the genocide in Cambodia twenty years...

Jun 12, 1998

Regulate or communicate?

Several days ago in Chicago we had a dramatic accident caused by an 84 year old driver who lost...

May 19, 1998

The last train car

The last car of the train is a headache for railroad engineers. As it is connected to the train...

Mar 18, 1995