Sessions’ stance on campus speech may pander to the right, but it’s also correct

Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivered a powerful message this week in support of free speech on college campuses, warning that the American univers...

September 29th, 2017 |  


We were idiots then

We were such idiots then.That realization is, if you are a guy, an unavoidable hazard of seeing the new movie, “Battle of the Sexes.” The...

September 29th, 2017 |  


Doctors are fine, but it’s nurses we love

People like their doctors, but patients love their nurses.“I was preterm labor with my first kid,” is how my friend Karen Dahl describes t...

September 29th, 2017 |  



Landscaping terms to know

Landscaping terms to know

As we bid landscaping installation, much conversation transpires. Many terms come up and you and I should both know these horticultural terms. Here ar...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Program should be expanded, not killed

It’s wrong that millions of Americans can face destitution simply because of where they live.To ensure every person living on America’s f...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Puerto Rico: The urgency of now

A Rhode Island congressman took to the U.S. House floor Wednesday to implore President Donald Trump and Congress to speed up aid to Puerto Rico follow...

September 28th, 2017 |  


A world of bad news needs fishing

A world of bad news needs fishing

Hurricanes, earthquakes, tornadoes, floods and fires, disease, the possibility of a terrorist attack always looming … the world is in such an al...

September 28th, 2017 updated: September 28th, 2017. |  


Campaign finance reformers ready for battle with Trump

Political reformers in Washington appreciate three realities: Patience is a necessity, incumbent politicians don’t like change, and, if the oppo...

September 27th, 2017 |  


The right to not watch football

Is it the beginning of the end of professional football? I don’t know, but Quarterback Donald Trump threw a wild rhetorical pass intercepted by ...

September 27th, 2017 |  


How to get girls into tech

It is often said that women are absent from the sciences. But this is not true. Not anymore. Although a gender gap remains in the sciences overall, th...

September 27th, 2017 |