Posted on January 28th, 2009

The Pig and the Bear

Almost 20 years ago, I found the following story, as I recall, in one of those kid entertainment booklets at a McDonalds. I have always loved it, but think I have only just begun to understand why. The Pig and the Bear decided to go into business. “We’ll make lots of money!” they thought. The […]

Simple Questions For a Complex Situation

Posted: January 22, 2009 by NP Editor Full Comment. Irwin Cotler The Israeli-Hamas conflict, with its evocative images of human suffering, has engaged the hearts and minds of people the world over. Indeed, the death of any innocent — Israeli or Palestinian — is a tragedy, and no one can fail to be moved by […]