A New Crusade, 50 Years After Children Helped Defuse ‘Bombingham’

“Daddy,” the boy said, “I don't want to disobey you, but I have made my pledge. If you try to keep me home, I...

Where Are the Good Men?

Where are all the good men at in today’s world? They have always been around, but seem to be hard to find for some...

A Presumption of Guilt

After serving 42 years in an Arizona prison for a crime he didn't commit, a 58-year-old man was finally released this April. When Louis...

Struggling, But Not Forgotten

While America’s economy continues to recover, we should not forget those of our neighbors who are struggling. Wall Street is reaching record levels and housing...

Class of 2013: Courage, Choice and Compassion

“Raise your eyes now, and look from the place where you are…for all the land that you see I will give to you.”  Genesis...

New Wall Street Threat to Homeownership

Private-equity firms, hedge funds and other Wall Street investors are seeking to develop a Real Estate Owned (REO)–to--Rent Securitization Market with the blessing of...

‘I Have a Secret’

I have a terrible confession to get off my chest. Up to this point, I have been fairly successful in hiding this but I...

Kyle Carson, Senior Engineer – BG&E

Joshua Chen Roberto Clemente Middle School Montgomery County Kyle Carson, Senior Engineer Smart Grid Engineering Baltimore Gas and Electric One article that inspired me was “Be a Good Influence” by...

Camille Offendel, Assistant Vice President – Legg Mason

Nassir Holder Franklin Middle School Baltimore County Camille Offendel, Assistant Vice President Legg Mason Global Fiduciary Camille Offendel’s profile inspired me to incorporate positive traits into my life. She...

Taneka Francis, Marketing Manager – T. Rowe Price

Niara Hicks Kingsville Middle School Montgomery County Taneka Francis, Marketing Manager T. Rowe Price The person I chose to write about was Taneka Francis. Three traits I admire about...

The Hip Hop Dilemma

I call it the hip hop dilemma. The symptoms are all around us. You hate the new direction hip hop is going in and...

Clarence Thomas’s Deep-Seated Jealousy

For someone who seems to revel in being silent during the Supreme Court’s traditionally lively oral arguments – when a public display of his...