Indiana, PA - Indiana County

Indiana, PA :: News :: Opinions

Opinions

Read a variety of opinions and commentaries from across the political spectrum by popular syndicated columnists daily on The Indiana Gazette Online.

More Stories for Opinions

Commentary: Less freedom and more danger Commentary: Less freedom and more danger
5 hours ago - - JAY AMBROSE
As the last two years of his tenure move toward their conclusion, President Barack Obama’s increasingly probable legacy could be a nuclear-armed Iran and a striking diminution of rule of law and American freedoms. [Read More]
Commentary: How GOP endangered its own security Commentary: How GOP endangered its own security
5 hours ago - - MARTIN SCHRAM
The Republican Party may well have put its destiny on display for all to see this past week. For months, its leaders had promised us their new Republican-controlled Congress would hit the ground running to show America the GOP can not only govern, but actually make Washington work. [Read More]
Commentary: You think your winter was rough? Commentary: You think your winter was rough?
5 hours ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
In October, two young Americans set off on the most daring and foolhardy wilderness expedition since, oh, maybe Lewis and Clark. They were trying to become the first people ever to backpack from Canada to Mexico on the Pacific Crest Trail in the dead of winter. [Read More]
Commentary: What Bibi didn't say Commentary: What Bibi didn't say
1 day ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
Now that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has made his case on Iran before Congress, with all the circus atmosphere it involved, let’s get to the serious questions: What is America’s interest in striking a deal with Iran? Because our interests and Israel’s are not fully aligned. [Read More]
Commentary -- Here's the truth: We all lie Commentary -- Here's the truth: We all lie
1 day ago - - MICHAEL SMERCONISH
Here’s the strange but sad part about Brian Williams, Rand Paul, Bill O’Reilly and Robert McDonald: Each had legitimate bona fides in the very context that recently got them in trouble for embellishment. [Read More]
Commentary: What if GOP wins in court? Commentary: What if GOP wins in court?
1 day ago - - BYRON YORK
What happens if Republicans win the Supreme Court case against Obamacare? They might end up like the dog that caught the car. The court was to hear oral arguments today in King v. Burwell, the case challenging the payment of Obamacare subsidies through the federal exchanges. [Read More]
Commentary: Walmart's visible hand Commentary: Walmart's visible hand
2 days ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
In February, Walmart, America’s largest employer, announced that it will raise wages for half a million workers. For many of those workers the gains will be small, but the announcement is nonetheless a very big deal, for two reasons. [Read More]
Commentary: GOP's red meat auditions for 2016 Commentary: GOP's red meat auditions for 2016
2 days ago - - DOYLE McMANUS
The fervent Republicans who throng the Conservative Political Action Conference every year aren’t representative of the American electorate. They aren’t even representative of the GOP electorate. For four of the last five years, their straw poll for president has chosen Rand Paul or Ron Paul. [Read More]
Red-Blue America: Is pipeline veto good for environment? Red-Blue America: Is pipeline veto good for environment?
3 days ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
Joel Mathis and Ben Boychuk, the Red-Blue America columnists, weigh in on President Obama's decision to veto a Republican-backed bill to approve construction of the 1,179-mile Keystone XL oil pipeline. [Read More]
Commentary: The two Israels Commentary: The two Israels
3 days ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
NEGEV DESERT, Israel — For generations, Americans and others have been donating trees to Israel through the Jewish National Fund. [Read More]
Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Indiana, PA Radar
current conditions icon 16°F
Real Feel© 16°F
Wind N / 7mph