Colbert I. King

02/02/2016 - 6:00pm

    Wednesday evening at the Embassy of Israel, I observed two unforgettable firsts.

    Until then, no Israeli ceremony honoring non-Jews who risked their lives to save Jews during the Holocaust had ever been held in the United States. This year, four honorees -...

01/27/2016 - 10:00am

    Last week, the Anglican Communion, the worldwide collection of national and regional churches that consider themselves Anglican or Episcopalian, suspended the U.S. Episcopal Church from full participation in the global body because of its decision to perform same-sex...

12/15/2015 - 10:00am

    Welcome to the Islamic Scare era, in which the nation becomes engulfed in a Donald Trump- induced fear of embedded Muslims planning terrorist attacks against the homeland. The United States has been through a phase like this before.

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12/08/2015 - 3:00pm

    An old love song speaks of "the little ordinary things that everyone ought to do." That phrase used to cover instructions such as: "Take out the trash," "brush your teeth," "close cover before striking," "look both ways...

12/01/2015 - 2:00pm

    "They all laughed when President Obama warned Russia about getting into a Syrian quagmire.

    "They all laughed at Christopher Columbus when he said the...

10/17/2015 - 1:00pm

    This time, I'm not touching the Kool-Aid.

    Yes, back in 2003, I did chug a glass full of the stuff, and asked for more, when then-Secretary of State Colin Powell told the U.N. Security Council that Iraq...

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