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

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Commentary: Let's get Putin's attention Commentary: Let's get Putin's attention
9 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
You may have missed this story, so I am repeating it as a public service: [Read More]
As I see it: Local papers keep us in the know As I see it: Local papers keep us in the know
9 weeks ago -
Several years ago cyberspace was frenzied over many popular websites going dark for 24 hours to protest a federal bill meant to crack down on video piracy. [Read More]
Commentary: Vengeance is mine, says Trump Commentary: Vengeance is mine, says Trump
9 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
Donald Trump has met the enemy and it is himself. [Read More]
Commentary: Trump's fellow travelers Commentary: Trump's fellow travelers
9 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Donald Trump had an extraordinarily bad week last week, and Hillary Clinton an extraordinarily good one. [Read More]
Commentary: Faith and the VP debate Commentary: Faith and the VP debate
10 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
In every election cycle since Jimmy Carter introduced “born again” into the political lexicon, a politician’s faith has been an object of curiosity and contention. [Read More]
Commentary: Talking about not talking about Commentary: Talking about not talking about
10 weeks ago - - DOYLE McMANUS
Apophasis, as students of rhetoric know, is the speechmaker’s trick of raising a nasty subject by saying you’re not going to talk about it. But it isn’t easy to pull off. [Read More]
Commentary: Obama errs in adding troops in Iraq Commentary: Obama errs in adding troops in Iraq
10 weeks ago -
President Barack Obama’s decision to put 615 more American troops into the Iraq war, announced Wednesday, is curiously at odds with the peace-builder legacy that he would seem to be working on. [Read More]
Commentary: When whites just don't get it/Part 7 Commentary: When whites just don't get it/Part 7
10 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Let me raise an uncomfortable topic: We all know that in some fundamental way, this presidential campaign is in part about race. [Read More]
Red-Blue America: Who's ahead, Clinton or Trump? Red-Blue America: Who's ahead, Clinton or Trump?
10 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
Joel Mathis and Ben Boychuk, the Red-Blue America columnists, debate who's ahead in the presidential race and what it tell us about the national mood. [Read More]
COMMENTARY:  Videos inconclusive COMMENTARY: Videos inconclusive
10 weeks ago -
The dashcam and body cam videos released Sept. 24 neither prove that the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott was justified nor that it was unjustified. They are one batch of evidence that tells us certain things but not others. [Read More]
COMMENTARY: FBI vs. media COMMENTARY: FBI vs. media
10 weeks ago -
After the attack in San Bernardino last December that killed 14 people and wounded 22 others, the FBI hired a private hacker to unlock the iPhone of one of the two dead terrorists. Perhaps the FBI learned some of Syed Rizwan Farook’s evil secrets. But it also created unsettling secrets of its own. [Read More]
COMMENTARY: Most women are not so delicate, Hillary COMMENTARY: Most women are not so delicate, Hillary
10 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
Growing up, I developed a special vocabulary to describe my body shape. “Fat” and “obese” were discarded out of hand, primarily because both terms were technically inaccurate and overly descriptive. [Read More]
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