Articles

There Is No Middle Ground For Democracy

December 22, 2019, La Crosse Tribune For three years, President Donald Trump and his administration have undone our national institutions and structures of democracy. In 1776, there was no middle ...
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Competence Is Lacking In Congress

December 27, 2018, La Crosse Tribune It is not so hard. Our elected representatives in Congress could place the good of our entire country ahead of self-interest and destructive partisanship ...
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Respect Dignity, Sanctity of Families

June 19, 2018, La Crosse Tribune On Father’s Day, as Americans across our land take a moment to celebrate our appreciation for fathers, I am dismayed beyond words by my ...
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We Must Keep Faith In Government

May 18, 2017, La Crosse Tribune Our White House appears to function as a political Ponzi scheme, and our president operates as a skillful confidence man. As the weeks pass, ...
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We Must Push To Protect Our Children

March 18, 2018, La Crosse Tribune As a critical care pediatrician, I have the heart-wrenching experience of caring for children who die in childhood. I know how indescribably painful this ...
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Journalists Deserve Gratitude, Not Scorn

July 6, 2017, La Crosse Tribune It was 241 years ago that our nation’s fathers declared independence from English aristocratic rule. One of the bedrocks for the success of this ...
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We Need Both Sick Care and Health Care

May 23, 2017, La Crosse Tribune We can ask what is more important, sick care or health care. When we feel generally healthy and expect to remain so, it makes ...
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Don’t Relinquish Good Governance

December 7, 2017 La Crosse Tribune It appears that Congress will pass a tax bill that the president will sign into law. This legislation promises to substantially increase our national ...
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