George Will: If you want peace, prepare for war

George Will: If you want peace, prepare for war

WASHINGTON — Scholars have already debated for decades, and will debate for centuries, the role U.S. policies — military, diplomatic, econ...

August 11th, 2018 |  


Christine M. Flowers: By protecting dad’s parental rights, the legal system failed his daughter

Christine M. Flowers: By protecting dad’s parental rights, the legal system failed his daughter

A few years ago, I wrote a column about Harambe, the gorilla at the Cincinnati Zoo who was euthanized after a child fell into his enclosure. I thought...

August 11th, 2018 |  


David Trinko: The unexpected joy of the ‘Quirkiest Circus’

David Trinko: The unexpected joy of the ‘Quirkiest Circus’

My home can be a bit of a zoo sometimes.It’s a little crazy with four children, three dogs, three rabbits, a tank full of fish, a cat and a bear...

August 11th, 2018 |  



Legal-Ease: Sorting through trust types to create the irrevocable grantor trust

Legal-Ease: Sorting through trust types to create the irrevocable grantor trust

We often organize thoughts and ideas into broad categories. Such generalizations can make life easier to navigate, even though we know there are excep...

August 11th, 2018 |  


Michelle Singletary: Why the future of America’s middle class is so financially fragile

Michelle Singletary: Why the future of America’s middle class is so financially fragile

WASHINGTON — Being in the middle is supposed to keep you economically safe. You have a fairly secure job with enough money to buy a home, put mo...

August 10th, 2018 |  


Cal Thomas: Advice for the president

Cal Thomas: Advice for the president

Dear Mr. President:“Would you take this advice I hand you like a brother?” It’s a song lyric from the musical, “The Pajama Gam...

August 9th, 2018 |  


Lori Borgman: Why carrots are incredibly costly

Lori Borgman: Why carrots are incredibly costly

The skyrocketing cost of groceries is unbelievable.I asked the husband if he would stop by the store on his way home to pick up a bag of carrots.He ev...

August 9th, 2018 |  


Jay Ambrose: Craziness on the loose in public affairs

Jay Ambrose: Craziness on the loose in public affairs

Don’t just stand there, do something, the old saying goes, and, in this peculiar, modern age in which we live, that often turns out to be someth...

August 8th, 2018 |  


Heidi Stevens: ‘Margaret’ movie? Be still our beating hearts

Heidi Stevens: ‘Margaret’ movie? Be still our beating hearts

In news that is so pure and good I’m almost afraid to type it for fear of cursing it, “Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret” m...

August 8th, 2018 |  


George Will: Poor Portland progressives, so much to protest, so little time

George Will: Poor Portland progressives, so much to protest, so little time

“The past is a foreign country; they do things differently there.”— L.P. Hartley WASHINGTON — They do things differently in Po...

August 7th, 2018 |