Michael Pollan – Fairness forces you – even when…

Fairness forces you – even when you’re writing a piece highly critical of, say, genetically modified…


“Fairness forces you – even when you’re writing a piece highly critical of, say, genetically modified food, as I have done – to make sure you represent the other side as extensively and as accurately as you possibly can.”
-Michael Pollan

Chris Chocola – Legislation passed in the aftermath…

Legislation passed in the aftermath of September 11, 2001 enhanced our intelligence capabilities and strengthened…


“Legislation passed in the aftermath of September 11, 2001 enhanced our intelligence capabilities and strengthened our national defense, but until now our nation’s immigration policies have not adapted to the needs of a post-September 11th world.”
-Chris Chocola

Jackson Pollock – New needs need new techniques…

New needs need new techniques. And the modern artists have found new ways and new…


“New needs need new techniques. And the modern artists have found new ways and new means of making their statements… the modern painter cannot express this age, the airplane, the atom bomb, the radio, in the old forms of the Renaissance or of any other past culture.”
-Jackson Pollock

Ho Chi Minh – The object of my relationship…

The object of my relationship with Vietnam has been to heal the wounds that exist…


“The object of my relationship with Vietnam has been to heal the wounds that exist, particularly among our veterans, and to move forward with a positive relationship,… Apparently some in the Vietnamese government don’t want to do that and that’s their decision.”
-Ho Chi Minh