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 |  



John Grindrod: Resuming the tale of a true liberator

John Grindrod: Resuming the tale of a true liberator

For Dan Dougherty, the 73 years that have gone by since he was a 20-year-old Army staff sergeant in World War II, no doubt, have passed in a few blink...

August 7th, 2018 |  


Charita Goshay: Do we still have the right stuff?

Charita Goshay: Do we still have the right stuff?

The late Neil Armstrong was the perfect hero.He was so unassuming, most Americans couldn’t have identified him in a police lineup.In terms of sp...

August 6th, 2018 |  


Celia Rivenbark: Are we becoming a nation of sentimental mush pots?

Celia Rivenbark: Are we becoming a nation of sentimental mush pots?

In the wee hours, when you have neither the energy nor desire to hide from your worst self, you can finally whisper the awful truth into the darkness:...

August 6th, 2018 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: Bigot shocked to find there are consequences for his actions

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Bigot shocked to find there are consequences for his actions

Jeffrey Whitman feels he got a raw deal. It’s true that Whitman, a contractor in central Ohio, has had a rough last few days. His life, he says,...

August 6th, 2018 updated: August 6th, 2018. |  


Jane Krites: Girl Scouts camp remains a haven in the woods

Jane Krites: Girl Scouts camp remains a haven in the woods

I was concerned after reading a recent article about Woodhaven Program Center. This is the facility operated by the Girl Scouts of Western Ohio, and t...

August 5th, 2018 |  


George Will: The future’s only constituency is the conscience of the present

George Will: The future’s only constituency is the conscience of the present

“Science, like the Mississippi, begins in a tiny rivulet in the distant forest.”— Abraham FlexnerWASHINGTON — In 1933, when Am...

August 4th, 2018 |  


Lara Stemple: OSU scandal reminds us men can be sexual abuse victims too

Lara Stemple: OSU scandal reminds us men can be sexual abuse victims too

“Dude, that’s us.”This is what a former Ohio State University wrestler remarked to his teammate after reading about Lawrence G. Nass...

August 4th, 2018 |