in our poverty

Integridad

Integridad

I AM IMAGINING that I am somewhere else; a place I have been before. I am in a particular neighborhood in a particular foreign country. I am walking in the dirt streets—streets where cars are driven only by outsiders. There are no houses here—not in the...

When Morality Sleeps

When Morality Sleeps

WHILE I’M on the topic of women in the news, I might as well mention Lynndie England. In case you’ve been out of touch for a while, Ms. England unwittingly became the poster child for prisoner abuse at Abu Ghraib prison, and recently received a three...

Of Ice and Penguins

Of Ice and Penguins

BEING A FAN of ocean life and preferring to take my kids to movies that don’t feature people killing one another, I took the family to see March of the Penguins. This post isn’t a movie review, so I’ll cut to the chase. I like to...