Blogs by Month: 6 2009

The Power Struggle in Albany: Who's to Blame?

06.30.09 | Dr. Stephen Coleman | Comments[0]

Download MP3 I think the Democrats are to blame for the recent fiasco in the New York State Senate. Now I’ll concede the fact that the Republicans did not act like saints. On the other hand, when the Democrats took control ...

What Hath Golisano Wrought?

06.23.09 | Dr. Stephen Coleman | Comments[0]

Download MP3 There is an old saying in politics: don’t get mad, don’t get angry, just get even. Take the three time New York gubernatorial candidate and billionaire -- Tom Golisano. He spent millions of dollars to ...

Lessons from Tehran

06.23.09 | Comments[0]

I Iran has captured my attention. Not from a sensationalistic standpoint, but from a standpoint of profound respect for the thousands of demonstrators standing up to the government. The image and story of the young woman is just the beginning. She ...

The Real Issues

06.16.09 | Dr. Stephen Coleman | Comments[5]

Download MP3 The debate over homosexual marriage continues in the Empire State. The New York State Assembly has said "yes" to gay marriage and in the very unlikely event that the Senate follows suit in the remaining days of this ...

It's Time to Reform Healthcare

06.16.09 | Comments[2]

This week the President starts his push for healthcare reform- a plan that has many of us on edge as we wonder how this reform will impact us: from our pocketbooks to our medical care. From the get go, national healthcare often gets a bad rep ...