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After the Election

This article appeared in the 2016 Fall Newsletter John Ratiff, Cambridge, November 2, 2016 As the 2016 election stumbles to its conclusion, most traditionally relied upon pollsters predict a victory for former Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton. Campaign debate became a huge tornado of calumny […]

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Today’s History

The other night I sat nestled in the comfort and security of my home in the western suburbs of Boston, knitting leisurely and listening to the narration of Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States. The setting is important, because it is ironic. […]