The One-Two Punch Against Democracy

The one-two punch. The first punch came when Mitch McConnell refused to consider President Obama’s final Supreme Court choice, Judge Merrick Garland. In spite of everything, McConnell held his ground and won. Judge Garland did not receive so much as … Continue reading

C. Everett Koop, A Man of Science

In 1981, shortly after taking office, President Ronald Reagan nominated Dr. C. Everett Koop for the position of surgeon general. ¬†Though largely unknown to the general public, Dr. Koop had gained a reputation within medical circles for his innovations in … Continue reading