To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Wednesday, May 18, 2022


Are Western Democracies Tough Enough For 2022?


A week ago, they were programmers and teachers, baristas and farmers – and their elected leader was a former comedian. Their capital city, Kyiv, sparkled with cafes, fancy stores and night clubs. To many, this soft existence set the conditions for fast capitulation to a military assault by Russian tanks. As the world now knows, […]
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Froma Harrop
Froma Harrop
Harrop is an American writer and author. She is best known for her bi-weekly syndicated column which appears in about 200 news outlets including the Seattle Times, Newsday, Denver Post, Dallas Morning News, Arizona Republic, Detroit News, and Real Clear Politics and The Providence Journal. She is represented by Creators Syndicate Inc. in Los Angeles. Media Matters ranks her column 20th nationally in total readership and 14th in large newspaper concentration.