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  • Another View: Reject Obama's deal with Iran

    Those who dismiss Republican opposition to President Barack Obama’s Iranian nuclear deal as partisan posturing should consider the stance of Democrati ...
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • McArdle: Sheltered students go to college, avoid education

    If you’ve reached that crotchety age I’m at, you may be as mystified as I am by kids these days – especially by how they’re behaving on campus. I get ...
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Stossel: Immigration is great for America

    Yikes, you really hate me.Many of you, anyway, based on Twitter and Facebook comments posted after I ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • Letter: World Lion Day remembers Cecil

    To the Editor:This past Monday was World Lion Day. There has been much worthy outrage at the killing ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • Our View: Thumbs-up to Chipotle

    Thumbs-up: To burritos. And the vacancy that Chipotle plans to fill by adding a second restaurant in DeKalb. Chipotle is seeking permission from the c ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • Eric Olson: Dreaming of a day when gas prices don't matter

    Anyone want to take bets on how long it will take the price of a gallon of gas to go back to where it was earlier this week?
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 11:20 pm
  • Jason Akst: A moment in the sun

    As local controversies go, this one was short-lived. So short-lived, in fact, that many didn’t even know it happened.
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Another View: U.S. lazy in responding to cyberattacks

    The disclosure that Russia was responsible for penetrating the unclassified email system used by the Joint Chiefs of Staff should be disconcerting. Un ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 10:37 pm
  • Harrop: Voter suppression hides in the gray areas

    The students at Miami Central Senior High frustrated me, and I frustrated them. The topic was Ferguson and my opinion that blacks in that torn-up Miss ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 10:37 pm
  • Bernstein: Trump's bid could end in one of three ways

    Someone challenged me in an e-mail discussion to explain how Donald Trump can possibly lose the Republican nomination. I’ve said over and over why he ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 10:37 pm
  • Our View: Outlaws a threat to DeKalb County

    Members of the Outlaws might portay themselves as a motorcycle club, but the FBI and the U.S. Department of Justice have another word for them: A gang ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 10:37 pm
  • Ponnuru: Bush's recipe for economic disappointment

    “I think we need to lift our spirits and have high, lofty expectations for this great country of ours,” Jeb Bush said in last week’s Republican presid ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 9:41 pm
  • Letter: Principal's firing was not necessary

    To the Editor:I disagree with your correspondent Lowell Horton’s letter to editor of July 3 which su ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • Another View: Congress' gimmicks won't fix highways

    Congress’s most recent fight over highway spending seemed awfully familiar. Once again, authorized cash for transportation projects was dwindling. Onc ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • Letter: College student aid on the brink

    To the Editor:This is an exciting and anxious time of the year for many students starting or heading ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 9:38 pm
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