Governor Jerry Brown

Should Jerry Brown Just Ignore His Cancer?

As California’s oldest governor, Jerry Brown has gone out of his way to demonstrate his vigorous good health, jogging around the Capitol and even challenging reporters to pull-up contests—which he …


When We Die, Who Is Kind?

When We Die, Who Is Kind?

I am writing this piece as a middle-aged woman who recently lost her younger brother. We were “Catholic twins,” born 18 months apart in Kansas City. As kids, we fought. …