U.S. policies that promote the education of girls in developing countries will lead to greater U.S. and global security while advancing countries around the globe in a myriad of ways.
For 225 years, America had a "no torture" policy. But post-9/11, the Bush Administration gave the go-ahead to use torture on detainees -- violating US and international law and basic human rights.
I thought my love for Tucson was just a college infatuation. But I was wrong. It's become a lifelong passion -- fueled by the alchemy of a vibrant culture and extraordinary high-desert beauty.