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Political letters deadline set Political letters deadline set
1 week ago -
Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 5 p.m. is the deadline to submit letters related to the Nov. 8 general election. [Read More]

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Commentary: Some journalistic fumbles Commentary: Some journalistic fumbles
6 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
An old joke about lawyers starts with someone saying divers found 500 of them on the bottom of the ocean. “It’s a start,” goes the reply. Now let’s turn to journalists. [Read More]
Commentary: Trump advantage in debates? Commentary: Trump advantage in debates?
6 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
NBC’s “Commander in Chief Forum,” held last Wednesday night aboard the USS Intrepid in New York, was the closest thing to a debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton until the real thing on Sept. 26. [Read More]
Commentary: Thugs and kisses Commentary: Thugs and kisses
6 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
First of all, let’s get this straight: The Russian Federation of 2016 is not the Soviet Union of 1986. True, it covers most of the same territory and is run by some of the same thugs. But the Marxist ideology is gone, and so is the superpower status. [Read More]
Commentary: How much did 9/11 change us? Commentary: How much did 9/11 change us?
6 weeks ago - - DOYLE McMANUS
Fifteen years ago, in the first fearful days after Sept. 11, 2001, the verdict was almost universal: “This changes everything.” Only it didn’t. The American way of life hardly changed at all. [Read More]
Commentary: The 'deplorables' Commentary: The 'deplorables'
6 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
Every now and again secular progressives rip off their mask and tell conservatives what they really think of them. [Read More]
Commentary: 9/11 isn't over yet Commentary: 9/11 isn't over yet
6 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
It has been 15 years since 9/11, and yes, the shock has gone along with flag-waving national unity. But no one who was around then can forget that day, and no one should forget that we are still faced with insanely barbaric terrorists. [Read More]
Commentary: Temps rise, and we're cooked Commentary: Temps rise, and we're cooked
6 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
One of Donald Trump’s 100 wackiest ideas is that climate change is a hoax fabricated by China to harm the United States. [Read More]
Commentary: America's spirit remains strong Commentary: America's spirit remains strong
6 weeks ago -
As with the attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, every American knows exactly where they were and what they were doing on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, when terrorists attacked our nation, killing close to 3,000 civilians and injuring more than 6,000. [Read More]
Commentary: The 'big liar' technique Commentary: The 'big liar' technique
6 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Long ago, you-know-who suggested that propagandists should apply the “big lie” technique: Make their falsehoods so huge, so egregious, that they would be widely accepted because nobody would believe they were lying on that grand a scale. [Read More]
Commentary: Welcoming the wretched refuse Commentary: Welcoming the wretched refuse
The Obama administration recently announced that it would meet its goal of accepting 10,000 Syrian refugees by the end of the fiscal year. That statement highlights the fact that our national policy toward refugees provides one of the starkest differences between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. [Read More]
Commentary: Elephants under siege for ivory Commentary: Elephants under siege for ivory
6 weeks ago -
The results of a two-year air and land survey of Africa’s savannah elephants released in recent weeks revealed that the population had dropped by 30 percent in seven years. [Read More]
Commentary: Failure on Zika Commentary: Failure on Zika
6 weeks ago -
Welcome back to work, Congress! We see the Senate picked up where it left off before its seven-week summer recess — blocking a bill to provide $1.1 billion for Zika prevention efforts because of a provision barring funding for Planned Parenthood. [Read More]
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