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John Lake, born in Chicago, has worked in radio, motion pictures, and in the theater. His early anti-invasion of Iraq speeches were carried on major networks. Today's world needs honesty, integrity, and wisdom.
Continuing "Troubles" and Violence in Northern Ireland
We seldom hear reports of violence in Northern Ireland between Catholics who want an independent and united Ireland, and Protestant groups who broadly accept Northern Ireland's role as a part of the United Kingdom. Yet, to this day, "The Troubles" between Catholics and Protestants continue in Northern Ireland.
Death Every Night in Chicago Yet the Gun Lobby Prevails
The Gun Lobby, including the National Rifle Association, has far more influence than the founding fathers foresaw. Citizens United provided further complication. Children are dying in Chicago and nation wide. I may be time for change.