John Lewis, R.I.P.

John Lewis, R.I.P.

Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) takes the podium during the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 26, 2016. (Gary Cameron/Reuters) Events, great and trivial, spin away the instant they happen; the men and women who enacted or witnessed them last longer, but in time go…

Bruce Herschensohn, R.I.P.

Bruce Herschensohn, R.I.P.

Bruce Herschensohn on C-SPAN in 2014. (via C-SPAN) The conservative movement mourns the disappearance of a real mensch. When Bruce Herschensohn, who died Monday at the age of 88, ran for the California Senate in 1992, he was supposed to debate his opponent, Representative Barbara…

D. J. Jaffe, RIP

D. J. Jaffe, RIP

DJ Jaffe, October 1, 2018. (Screenshot via Youtube, Manhattan Institute) The seriously mentally ill lost their loudest champion last weekend. He will be missed. D. J. Jaffe died last weekend. He was an acquaintance of mine and a friend to many. Unfortunately, when you spend…

Twenty-Two Things That Caught My Eye Today: DJ Jaffe, R.I.P, and More

Twenty-Two Things That Caught My Eye Today: DJ Jaffe, R.I.P, and More

1. I’m so sad to hear of the death of DJ Jaffe. He was caring for those who struggle with severe mental illness until his final days. He wrote for us over the years. God rest his soul and bring consolation to his family and…