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Stephen J. Lyons contributes commentary and journalism to a variety of national and international newspapers and magazines. He the author of five books of essays and journalism. His most recent book is "West of East," published by Finishing Line Press, available everywhere. https://www.finishinglinepress.com/product/west-of-east-by-stephen-j-lyons/
(4 comments) SHARE Sunday, April 25, 2021 The Power (and Horror) of One
As we have witnessed throughout history, one person can make a difference in the world, but often times that difference is contrary to what the citizens of our beleaguered planet need. This commentary addresses that paradox.
(2 comments) SHARE Sunday, October 11, 2020 My American Indoctrination
This essay responds to President Trump's proposed plan to re-educate us about America's "lofty principles." Trump remarked that our education system has a "left-wing agenda."
(2 comments) SHARE Thursday, September 3, 2020 What Would Seymour Do?
In this essay I comment on the recent couple in the Minnesota Wal-Mart wearing swastika masks as well as the protestors earlier this year in Chicago who displayed symbols of hate. Seymour was my late Jewish stepfather who served courageously in WWII. In the piece I wonder what he would have done if he had beheld these events.
(5 comments) SHARE Sunday, August 30, 2020 What Do You Do with A Problem Like Limbaugh?
How does a liberal deal with the news of Rush Limbaugh's cancer? Celebrate or commiserate? This timely piece includes some choice Limbaugh quotes, most recently his attack on vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris.