Brad Ross: Keeping your basement dry in Delaware County

Brad Ross: Keeping your basement dry in Delaware County

All Ohioans know that the weather is the one constant change in their lives.Were you one of the unlucky ones who had to do more than use an umbrella a...

March 25th, 2017 |  


In Praise of Pragmatism

In Praise of Pragmatism

As you watch the healthcare proceedings on Capitol Hill, imagine what things might be like if we lived in more functional political times. In particul...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Why Black Lives Matter to Me

Why Black Lives Matter to Me

There are deathbed conversions. I was there for one.The day before he died in 2003, I asked my grandfather what was the greatest thing he had done in ...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Trump’s First Test on Taxes

Trump’s First Test on Taxes

Donald Trump’s voters have high hopes that he’ll boost the economy and protect jobs for those who’ve been left behind after three de...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Time to call your legislators

Time to call your legislators

With legislative sessions in full swing, it is vital for rural constituents to contact legislators regarding issues that affect our communities. Here ...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Billionaires Are Tampering with Our Constitution

Billionaires Are Tampering with Our Constitution

When you think of America’s great constitutional minds, names like Madison, Jefferson, Washington, and Franklin come to mind. And, of course, Ab...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


The Pentagon’s $125 Billion Cover-up

The Pentagon’s $125 Billion Cover-up

Let’s say you ask somebody a question. They give you an answer you don’t like, so you pretend you didn’t hear it. Probably all of us...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Trumpcare: An International Embarrassment

Trumpcare: An International Embarrassment

Paul Ryan justifies the current Trumpcare bill as promoting freedom—the right not to have to buy health insurance and thus be “free”...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Medical Care Answers For America

Medical Care Answers For America

Medical care continues to dominate our attention in this nation. I hope we don’t have millions of people without health care in the next year or...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Religious madness in Ulster

Religious madness in Ulster

Back in 1986, I went with an editor group to Northern Ireland, where we saw religious-political horror in full bloom.“Interface streets” b...

March 22nd, 2017 |