Let it go, Donald

Letters to the Editor

Ron Schmidt Tolna Let it go, Donald. Let it go. Was the election fair? Far from it. Timekeepers letting the clock run (extended voting deadlines), home crowd (the media), big money (Mark Zuckerberg), crooked reps (Justice Department), lying demagogic politicians (Democratic Party). For ...

Volunteers make event successful

Letters to the Editor

Thor Nelson Minot Where do I start? 46 teams descended on the soon to be completed Scheels Complex (currently South Hill Complex). 92 games in 48 hours is no small feat. Add in mid-summer heat for our June tournament and it makes for a more than difficult, almost impossible task! ...

Forever prisoners

National Columnists

"I hold it that a little rebellion now and then is a good thing, and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical.” -- Thomas Jefferson, Jan. 30, 1787 When Thomas Jefferson wrote to his friend, neighbor and colleague, James Madison, his view that the basis of government ...

Left won abortion debate. They just don’t realize it yet

National Columnists

A decadeslong struggle for the preservation of our country’s dignity and for the sanctity of life has finally come to an end. The Supreme Court has finally, and correctly, determined that the right to an abortion is not found in the Constitution. Rather, the Court ruled, it is the right of ...

Abortion debate reveals rot at America’s center

National Columnists

The Supreme Court of the United States issued a ruling overdue by some five decades, striking down Roe v. Wade (1973) and its constitutionally unsubstantiated “right to abortion.” Writing for the 6-3 majority in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, Justice Samuel Alito stated, ...

Pro-choice Vs. pro-life from Liberatarian view

National Columnists

Now abortion law is up to states. Some will ban it, while most blue states will allow it in some form. Because libertarians want governmentout of our lives, people assume we are pro-choice. Some of us are. But like the rest of America, there are principled libertarians on both sides. We ...