Richard Holt: Dr. King’s false heirs

Richard Holt: Dr. King’s false heirs

Imagine two children on a playground.These kids play. They laugh. They are helping each other on the slides and sharing a sandwich for lunch. At 4 yea...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Barbara R. Arnwine and Daryl D. Jones: The discontent of one’s character

Barbara R. Arnwine and Daryl D. Jones: The discontent of one’s character

This weekend we pause to honor the life of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and to interpret his words calling upon America to see the content of t...

January 15th, 2022 |  


David Trinko: The downfall of too much silence

David Trinko: The downfall of too much silence

I’ve always felt I do my best work with a crowd behind me.For the first decade in my career, I covered sports. It seemed like my finest stories ...

January 15th, 2022 |  



Leonard Pitts Jr.: Dear white conservatives

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Dear white conservatives

When you’re right, you’re right. And you are definitely right about that quote from Martin Luther King.When he stood at the temple of Linc...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Michael Reagan:	Deregulating the cruise ships

Michael Reagan: Deregulating the cruise ships

It almost seems like the CDC wants to sink cruise ships.Since the start of its war against COVID-19 the CDC — everyone’s favorite public h...

January 15th, 2022 |  


John Grindrod: Glimpses of America, 1957

John Grindrod: Glimpses of America, 1957

A couple of years ago, one of my sweet and gentle readers, Mary Crider, gave me a large stack of my favorite childhood magazine, Sports Illustrated, m...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Reghan Winkler: Checklist will help you prepare to file your tax return

Reghan Winkler: Checklist will help you prepare to file your tax return

This coming January 24 is the first day of the 2022 tax filing season, when the IRS will start accepting federal income tax returns for 2021. The date...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Legal-Ease: Basics of defamation, libel and slander

Legal-Ease: Basics of defamation, libel and slander

Nobody likes being talked about negatively. When a person communicates something negative about someone else, the communication can sometimes be legal...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Nolan Finley: Biden, Democrats roll dice on agenda

Nolan Finley: Biden, Democrats roll dice on agenda

Democrats are making a big bet at the start of this midterm election year that their downturn in popularity with the electorate stems not from being t...

January 14th, 2022 |  


Dr. Jessica Johnson: The change Williamson called for is still needed in college football

Dr. Jessica Johnson: The change Williamson called for is still needed in college football

The allegation that former Ohio State cornerback Marcus Williamson tweeted claiming that an image of Trayvon Martin was used in a 2017 team meeting du...

January 14th, 2022 |