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The Rhubarb Patch: Muhammad Cartoons

 In February, 2006, I entered into an online dialogue with  Ahmed Rehab, then-director of communications for the Chicago Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations…

The Rhubarb Patch: School vouchers

Introduction: 8/29/2000 The punching and counter-punching over school vouchers already has begun this political season. And that’s just on the Democratic ticket! But seriously, folks……

The Rhubarb Patch: Abortion

 Introduction, 2/23/2001:  Is it true, as I often ruefully observe, that my grandchildren will engage in exactly the same debates over abortion that I’ve been…

The Rhubarb Patch: Concealed carry of firearms

NOTE– This edition of the Rhubarb Patch breaks with format in order to allow two advocate/newsmakers with opposing views to have a detailed discussion of…

The Rhubarb Patch: God and the problem of evil

Mystery novelist William F. Love and I have corresponded off and on over the years about many topics, most often religion.  Below is a correspondence…