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The mob violence that occurred at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday was deplorable and disgusting. It is the antithesis of a free society that wis…

As a local government reporter, I watch a lot of public meetings — from city councils and county boards, to criminal intake hearings and publi…

One of many things that will distinguish a President Joe Biden from his predecessor is that the incoming president is likely to speak less in …

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To understand what’s gone wrong with big-city public education — where militant teachers union bosses dictate urban school policy and politics…

Writers love to use metaphors and similes to create analogies. So with all due apologies to grammarians, here’s how I creatively describe the …

At the risk of sounding like the Grinch who stole Christmas, I must admit: This is the time of year I dread the most. For two solid months, it…

“If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need,” said Marcus Tullius Cicero.

From the looks of President-elect Joe Biden’s selections for cabinet positions and other high offices it seems belief in “climate change” has …

My mother is 90 years old, one of the elderly isolated in nursing homes, unable to hug and kiss her children, alone because of the pandemic. A…

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