September 2012

A reader who supports Romney

Posted by Rabbi Michael Lerner

With all the hoopla in the media in connection with the coming Presidential Election, and your recent email soliciting funds, but also claiming to be open minded, which I seriously doubt, I was inspired to write a bit about why I intend to vote for Romney. First of all, his shortcomings – Romney is much [...]

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