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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: GOP left with buyer's remorse Commentary: GOP left with buyer's remorse
10 weeks ago - - MARTIN SCHRAM
What happened in America on Monday night was that two famous people went door-to-door, dropping in to visit with more than 84 million people who had mostly known them only from afar, having watched occasionally as they were being praised and cheered or vilified and caricatured. [Read More]
Commentary: Is TV debate best way to choose? Commentary: Is TV debate best way to choose?
10 weeks ago -
There are some misconceptions about the famous Lincoln-Douglas debates that may be relevant to Monday night’s oratorical tilt between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. [Read More]
Commentary: Trump's missed opportunities Commentary: Trump's missed opportunities
10 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
As he prepared for the crucial first presidential debate, Donald Trump knew moderator Lester Holt would bring up the birther issue. He knew Holt would raise Trump’s tax returns. [Read More]
Commentary: How could we elect Trump? Commentary: How could we elect Trump?
10 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
My reaction to the Donald Trump-Hillary Clinton debate can be summarized with one word: “How?” [Read More]
AS I SEE IT: Restore our pillars to be great again AS I SEE IT: Restore our pillars to be great again
10 weeks ago -
America went from being a colonial backwater to the greatest country in the history of the world because of three strong pillars: natural law, civic virtue and economic patriotism. [Read More]
Commentary: Progressive family values Commentary: Progressive family values
10 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Here’s what happens every election cycle: Pundits demand that politicians offer the country new ideas. Then, if and when a candidate actually does propose innovative policies, the news media pays little attention, chasing scandals or, all too often, fake scandals instead. [Read More]
Commentary: It's time for Trump Commentary: It's time for Trump
10 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
Now that all of my inside-the-beltway, elitist, morally superior friends and colleagues have weighed in with their self-righteous denunciations of Donald Trump, it’s my turn. [Read More]
RED-BLUE AMERICA: Saving the white underclass RED-BLUE AMERICA: Saving the white underclass
10 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
Joel Mathis and Ben Boychuk, the Red-Blue America columnists, debate how the U.S. can best deal with the problems faced by the white working class. [Read More]
Commentary: How to cover a charlatan Commentary: How to cover a charlatan
10 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
With presidential debates approaching, we in journalism are locked in a fierce dispute: How should we report on a duplicitous demagogue? [Read More]
Commentary: Sexual harassment in national parks Commentary: Sexual harassment in national parks
10 weeks ago -
With their towering peaks, foaming rivers, deep canyons, austere deserts and verdant forests, national parks offer some of America’s most gratifying escapes. But there is no escaping some social problems. [Read More]
Commentary: In aftermath of bombing Commentary: In aftermath of bombing
10 weeks ago -
The weapons of choice in last weekend’s New York City bombing tell us a lot about the motivation of the bomber — and no one in Boston needs to hear the president of the United States or FBI officials dance around that question. [Read More]
Commentary: There's no justification for Charlotte protesters' crimes Commentary: There's no justification for Charlotte protesters' crimes
10 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
After watching Charlotte go up in flames this week, I took to Facebook with this: “Let me be clear: Rioters deserve to be arrested. They are illegitimate. They are criminals. They deserve no understanding or sympathy. They are evil. [Read More]
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