Two poems for today

Two poems for today

Back in the ’90s, I wrote several poems to give to my siblings as Christmas gifts. The poems were about my memories of our childhood together. I...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Saket Soni: Who will rebuild? The undocumented

In Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, mammoth hurricanes have left behind a colossal amount of work. The cleanup and reconstruction e...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Cal Thomas: Trump head, Pence tail

Cal Thomas: Trump head, Pence tail

If a metaphor could be used for this White House, it might be a two-sided coin with President Trump the head and Vice President Mike Pence the tail.Th...

October 18th, 2017 |  


John M. Crisp: Are you sure you want to force them to stand up?

John M. Crisp: Are you sure you want to force them to stand up?

Assuming that you could force a six-and-half-foot-tall, 290-pound, thoroughly muscled man with an aggressive attitude to do something — such as ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Trump’s threat to revoke NBC’s license is harmful

Trump’s threat to revoke NBC’s license is harmful

Late Venezuelan populist demagogue Hugo Chavez must have cheered in his grave when President Donald Trump made a veiled threat to pull NBC off the air...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Christine Flowers: Girl Scouts have every right to be mad about new Boy Scouts rule

Christine Flowers: Girl Scouts have every right to be mad about new Boy Scouts rule

My experience as a Girl Scout was short and bittersweet. When we moved to the suburbs from Philadelphia in 1969, I was recruited by the local Brownie ...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Jonah Goldberg: GOP hog-tied by a divided Senate

Jonah Goldberg: GOP hog-tied by a divided Senate

Why can’t we have nice things?That’s the question, if not exactly the phrasing, so many conservatives are asking these days.Despite contro...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Judge: Age before wisdom

Judge: Age before wisdom

”The people of Missouri have a legitimate, indeed compelling, interest in maintaining a judiciary fully capable of performing the demanding task...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Your Pastor Speaks: Let’s get serious about creation care

Your Pastor Speaks: Let’s get serious about creation care

Last week, I participated in Sustainable Delaware Ohio’s No Impact Week by taking steps to simplify and reduce the amount of waste my family gen...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Daniel DePetris: Congress must weigh in on Yemen

The ongoing civil war in Yemen was instigated by the region’s major powers, with Iran on one side and a Saudi Arabia-led coalition of Persian Gu...

October 12th, 2017 |