All of us need to help revitalize our democracy

Amid all the troubles occupying our attention, one of the more worrisome is also one of the...

The loathsome Lincoln Project

A couple of erstwhile Republican operatives who notably failed to elect Republican presidents are now trying to...

The GOP needs a lot of gap years

It should now be clear to everyone: The Republican Party is incapable of governing.

Facts, masks, social distancing, individual rights, and COVID-19

Everyone’s entitled to their own opinions (or beliefs), but no one is entitled to their own set...

The election must not be delayed

We are less than 100 days before the November election and on Thursday, President Trump suggested via...

Educators prepare to take their place on front lines

Health care workers, first responders and essential services employees have endured the anxiety since March.

Some things change; Some things don’t (sort of)

Last week in this space, we shared three major “finds” about what was going on in River...

What 2020 has taught me (so far)

What four-letter words can I use to describe this year that haven’t already been used before?

Let the politicians act like politicians; the rest of us should be better

In an election year, we all grow used to politicians twisting one another’s words for maximum advantage....

Altered graduations still made grand memories

Graduation is a different experience for everyone.   For some, it’s a moment they...