Jay Ambrose: The North Korean threat

Jay Ambrose: The North Korean threat

Susan Rice, national security advisor to President Barack Obama, recently said the United States could live with a nuclear regime in North Korea but f...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Lori Borgman: Kids’ twisted vocab leaves us spellbound

Lori Borgman: Kids’ twisted vocab leaves us spellbound

We are constantly learning new things at our house. Of course, none of this enlightenment is the result of our own resourcefulness, but courtesy of th...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Ruben Navarrette: Trump’s racial legacy is smoke and mirrors

Ruben Navarrette: Trump’s racial legacy is smoke and mirrors

SAN DIEGO — What’s convenient isn’t always fair and right.I don’t like President Donald Trump. I don’t like racism. So i...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Jerry Zezima: Chloe and Poppie make ice cream

Jerry Zezima: Chloe and Poppie make ice cream

If anything is sweeter than ice cream, it’s my 4-year-old granddaughter, Chloe, who is sweet on ice cream herself.That’s why she was happy...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Cal Thomas: Tragedy in Charlottesville

Cal Thomas: Tragedy in Charlottesville

In the South during the Jim Crow era, the “one-drop rule,” codified into law, asserted that if a person had just one drop of African-Ameri...

August 16th, 2017 |  


John Grindrod: Consumerism, when those who deserve the least get the most

John Grindrod: Consumerism, when those who deserve the least get the most

My love affair with the language cultivated over time. As most people who enjoy reading, that love can be traced to my childhood.I can point to certai...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Christine Flowers: Due process on campuses is just as important as protecting victims

I spent the weekend dog-sitting for a very frisky, very robust black Lab named Chance, as in there wasn’t a Chance in hell he was going to obey ...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Cynthia M. Allen: Why you should care about Google’s firing of James Damore

Cynthia M. Allen: Why you should care about Google’s firing of James Damore

It would be easy to discount Monday’s firing of Google software engineer James Damore as a reasonable response to his authoring and circulating ...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Jim Krumel: The ‘uncomfortable silence’ of suicide

Jim Krumel: The ‘uncomfortable silence’ of suicide

The taboo against the public discussion of suicide has largely been dispelled in recent years. However, still left open is the debate about when it is...

August 13th, 2017 updated: August 13th, 2017. |  


Thomas Lucente: Off-the-cuff rhetoric on North Korea has no place in White House

Thomas Lucente: Off-the-cuff rhetoric on North Korea has no place in White House

Usually, when the madman in North Korea rambles on about attacking the West, the correct response is to shake one’s ahead and go about one’...

August 13th, 2017 |