Ignoring Iran’s real nuclear track record
October 21, 2015 President Barack Obama and champions of his nuclear weapons "deal" with Iran continue to insist, in effect, that if it walks like a duck, looks like a duck and quacks like a duck — it isn't... more »»
O’Malley promises 3rd Obama term!
October 20, 2015 Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley had little chance of winning the Democrat Party’s nomination for president prior to the Tuesday debate among the contenders. more »»
Is economic equality a moral imperative?
October 19, 2015 Apparently, federal officials who hand states millions of dollars for charter schools do not pay much attention to what is going on with charter schools in those states. more »»
October 18, 2015 Roses for Salem's football program. It's been a long time coming. The Quakers were unbeaten heading into Friday's game — this was written prior — against Alliance. more »»
Other side of body cameras on cops
October 14, 2015 What would you do if you were a policeman who — fortunately wearing a ballistic vest — had just been shot by a suspect? Remember, the impact of a bullet striking a ballistic vest is severe and often... more »»
Be leery of talks with the Taliban
October 13, 2015 We Americans seem to be viewed as suckers by many of our enemies. And why not? We strike trust-us deals with an Iranian regime operating under the motto, "Death to America. more »»
Hillary’s views? Which way is wind blowing?
October 12, 2015 While she was running unsuccessfully for president in 2007-08, Hillary Clinton’s stance on protecting Second Amendment rights was so tough her chief opponent, Barack Obama, accused her of “talking... more »»
New massacre, another charade
October 11, 2015 There's the cycle of poverty. There's the cycle of violence. And then there's the cycle of gun talk. It starts with a mass shooting. more »»
Don’t stifle new entrepreneurs
October 10, 2015 Ohio should not join big cities elsewhere in stifling entrepreneurs, not to mention thousands of state residents who want to earn a few bucks occasionally. more »»
$71M charter school grant raises questions
October 8, 2015 Federal officials who awarded Ohio $71 million to expand charter schools said they spotted “no weaknesses” in the state’s application for the money. Talk about making a silk purse out of a sow’s ear . more »»
Obama priorities askew
October 4, 2015 Since the fall of the Soviet Union, the United States has been described as the world's only super-power. But like a retired heavyweight boxing champion, we don't scare many people these days. more »»
Boehner post will be challenging to fill
October 2, 2015 Hard-right members of Congress got their wish last week when Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, announced he will step down — leaving not only his position as one of the most powerful people... more »»