From the Editors

Syndicated Columns

August 20, 2014
When America re-elected President Barack Obama in 2012, we had not quite reached the point where more than half the country was taking benefits from the federal government.
August 20, 2014
Our media aren't in the news business. They're in the narrative business, and one of their favorite narratives is that America is deeply racist (something that electing a black president twice in no way disproves).
August 20, 2014
Our media aren't in the news business. They're in the narrative business, and one of their favorite narratives is that America is deeply racist (something that electing a black president twice in no way disproves).
August 20, 2014
Over the past two weeks, the impoverished St. Louis County suburb has become a magnet for self-absorbed publicity seekers of all colors and agendas.
August 19, 2014
What we are witnessing in Ferguson today, and nationally, is not only a collision of reported facts, but also a clash of visions about America.
August 19, 2014
Faced with the increasing costs of higher education, parents and taxpayers might like to know what they're getting for their money. Some of it is outrageous.
August 19, 2014
How would any of us like to be criminally prosecuted for partisan political purposes just for performing our job duties? This is not the America in which we grew up. This is not the America we can afford to accept.
August 18, 2014
Most police departments do not need armored, anti-IED personnel carriers for the routine checking of parking meters, unless the parking meters are in Fallujah.
August 15, 2014
The sudden, unexpected death of celebrities is a source not only of mourning, but also of great fascination. All the news networks showed up for live coverage because they knew their audiences were riveted to this story. But how much should we be told? What was divulged about Robin Williams crossed a line, and the public saw it.
August 15, 2014
The sudden, unexpected death of celebrities is a source not only of mourning, but also of great fascination. All the news networks showed up for live coverage because they knew their audiences were riveted to this story. But how much should we be told? What was divulged about Robin Williams crossed a line, and the public saw it.