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WILLIAMSTOWN — Light a candle for Liu Xia. The widow is finally free. The Chinese poet, artist and photographer — whose only "crime" was to marry the wrong man — has been allowed to … more
NEW YORK — So Donald Trump went to a NATO summit, insulted our allies, then made the absurd demand not just that they increase military spending — which they should — but that they … more
DALTON — In a museum somewhere, there is a heavy, black, rotary-dial telephone, positioned carefully on the corner of a large wooden desk. School children stare in awe at the sight of the … more
NEW YORK — Often people are moved to tears by sadness, but occasionally people are moved to tears by goodness. That's what's happens to the audiences of "Won't You Be My Neighbor?" the new … more
BECKET — The storming of Paris' Bastille prison on July 14, 1789 by angry revolutionaries is not widely observed in the U.S. But this year Americans have reason to take note of the major French … more
WILLIAMSTOWN — The United States and China have just fired the first salvo in a trade skirmish — not yet a full-scale trade war — involving $34 billion worth of goods. The U.S. shot … more
WILLIAMSTOWN — A collage hanging on a wall of the Harper Senior Center is captioned "In memory of Jacqueline J. Toomey from her art students."Toomey died Jun 12, 2017, at age 89.The art … more
WASHINGTON — Even before President Trump announced his nomination Monday of federal appeals court Judge Brett Kavanaugh to fill departing Justice Anthony Kennedy's slot on the Supreme Court, … more
The Rev. Sheila Sholes-RossPITTSFIELD — During a PACC (Pittsfield Area Council of Congregations) meeting, I was intrigued by a recent conversation regarding a study conducted by the Pew … more
WASHINGTON — I used to say that if you wanted to know whether President Trump was telling the truth, flip a coin. But it turns out I overstated the odds of Trumpian truthfulness.The Washington … more
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