Online dignity: Give it up
May 13, 2015 Three female professors at Eastern Michigan University were shocked to learn that some young scholars in their lecture hall had been on their cellphones attacking them with lewd public posts,... more »»
Time to hold lawmakers accountable
May 11, 2015 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is very conscientious about telling Americans, both businesses and individuals, they have to clean up their air emissions, water discharges, et. more »»
May 11, 2015 LONDON — They called it “Question Time,” borrowing the term from the prime minister’s weekly appearance in the House of Commons, but this was surprisingly and refreshingly differen. more »»
May 11, 2015 “This vast right-wing conspiracy,” Hillary Clinton said, “has been conspiring against my husband since the day he announced. more »»
Restore the Fourth Amendment
May 11, 2015 If you plan to visit a college campus this month, don’t be surprised if you see signs and placards encouraging you to “Restore the Fourth. more »»
Onward Christian Huckabee
May 11, 2015 WASHINGTON — In the 1950s, during one of his two campaigns as the Democrats’ presidential nominee, Adlai Stevenson was invited to address a gathering of Baptists in Houston, where in 1960 John... more »»
We give the Legislature a B-minus
May 10, 2015 Gov. Jack Dalrymple toured the state last week, touting the success of the state Legislature. When claiming success, Dalrymple looked primarily at the budget. And in that aspect, he is mostly correct. more »»
Being like LeBron
May 10, 2015 Last year, LeBron James made a lot of headlines when he announced he was heading home to play for the Cleveland Cavaliers. more »»
Patrician blacksmith for president?
May 10, 2015 WASHINGTON — America’s smallest state — one Nevada county is nearly eight times larger — has the longest name: In a 2010 referendum, voters kept the official title, State of Rhode Island and... more »»
Has the IRS really changed?
May 9, 2015 Just one Internal Revenue Service official lost her job over harassment of non-profit organizations for political reasons, to our knowledge. more »»
Speak truth to narrative
May 9, 2015 “If absolute power corrupts absolutely,” the actor Harry Shearer once asked, “does absolute powerlessness make you pure?” The answer, according to a lot of people, is yes. more »»
Killer cops or malicious prosecutor?
May 9, 2015 Who killed Freddie Gray? According to Baltimore prosecutor Marilyn Mosby, Freddie was murdered in a conspiracy of six cops who imprisoned him in a police van and there assaulted and killed him. more »»