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Do you vote what you drink?

December 13, 2014 Did you know that Democrats drink more than Republicans? Or that they are likelier to choose clear liquors, whereas Republicans tend toward the darker ones? That voters who skew most Republican... more »»

Termites at work on American history

December 13, 2014 President Barack Obama has launched a new initiative to get American schools to teach computer science. Appearing at a Newark, N.J. more »»

The CIA and its torturers

December 13, 2014 When the head of the CIA’s torture unit decided to destroy videotapes of his team’s horrific work, he unwittingly set in motion a series of events that led to the release this week of the most... more »»

Watching video a good start

December 12, 2014 It is difficult to watch the video of the July 17 arrest of 43-year-old Eric Garner without being stunned and horrifie. more »»

Using allegations of rape in a grab for power

December 12, 2014 Nine males were accused of being part of a heinous rape. The alleged injustice fomented a mob mentality. more »»

The plague of overcriminalization

December 12, 2014 WASHINGTON — By history’s frequently brutal dialectic, the good that we call progress often comes spasmodically, in lurches propelled by tragedies caused by callousness, folly or ignoranc. more »»

Welcome to TotCare: Obama’s preschool takeover

December 12, 2014 The wheels on the bus go ‘round and ‘round, just like the endless cycles of big, bad government programs to federalize preschool and daycar. more »»

Keep the tax breaks coming

December 11, 2014 Members of Congress have many priorities on their agendas during the next few weeks. One of them — continuing tax breaks on which millions of Americans rely — ought to be at the top of the list. more »»

The drilling bonanza

December 11, 2014 The old Republican rallying cry “drill, baby, drill” was supposed to be simplistic sloganeering masquerading as policy. It turns out that it represented transformative wisdom. more »»

Christmas books

December 11, 2014 This year, Christmas shopping may be an especially welcome respite from the ugly events going on across the country, as mobs take to the streets because grand juries that examined evidence reached... more »»

A Russophobic rant from Congress

December 11, 2014 Hopefully, Russians realize that our House of Representatives often passes thunderous resolutions to pander to special interests, which have no bearing on the thinking or actions of the U.S. more »»

Second Amendment vs. toys

December 10, 2014 Perhaps a new debate about gun control is needed in America. Not about real firearms — but about “toys” that sometimes cause needless deaths of children. more »»

Make rape identities public

December 10, 2014 Jackie’s shocking account of gang rape at a University of Virginia frat house has been growing holes by the da. more »»

Ryan’s hope for a Congress that works

December 10, 2014 Like two predatory animals circling each other, Republicans and Democrats are trying to sort out the meaning of last month’s election and plan strategies for the remaining days of the current... more »»

A reply to Rush Limbaugh

December 10, 2014 Rush Limbaugh is a savvy guy who thinks Republican leaders are wrong to shun the idea of another government shutdown. more »»

Join the conversation

December 9, 2014 For years, one of the biggest issues facing Minot has been flood control. Through the city’s history, flooding has become part of lif. more »»

What’s rule of law?

December 9, 2014 President Barack Obama said just before the recent Ferguson, Mo., riots, “First and foremost, we are a nation built on the rule of law. more »»

Rolling Stone vs. UVA

December 9, 2014 A Rolling Stone story about a gang rape at the University of Virginia has, in the eyes of many in the media, gone from bombshell reporting to journalistic malpractice in the bat of an eye. more »»

What Schumer wants to embrace

December 9, 2014 At a time when Ferguson, Mo. more »»

Realistic guns cost young lives

December 1, 2014 Twelve-year-old Tamir Rice of Cleveland probably would be alive today had he not brandished a realistic-looking gun when challenged by a police officer. more »»

 
 
 

 

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