OPEC, Russia driving oil markets

OPEC, Russia driving oil markets

Thirty-five years have now passed since OPEC imposed an embargo on the export of oil to the United States. Officially, that embargo, which began on Oc...

July 19th, 2018 |  


Lori Borgman: She doesn’t give parenting advice, but if she did

Lori Borgman: She doesn’t give parenting advice, but if she did

I always think long and hard when people ask me for parenting advice. I tell them it was all I could do to parent our own children; I’m not abou...

July 19th, 2018 |  


Mary Schmich: The painful and necessary growth Emmett Till gave us

A few days from now, on July 25, Emmett Till might have celebrated his 77th birthday.Imagine him. Mr. Till.Not the 14-year-old boy in the open casket,...

July 18th, 2018 |  



Jerry Zezima: Out on a limb

Jerry Zezima: Out on a limb

Because I have acrophobia, which means I am afraid of being any higher off the ground than the top of my head, I could never imagine being a tree trim...

July 18th, 2018 |  


George Will: Our ‘America first’ president put America last in Helsinki

George Will: Our ‘America first’ president put America last in Helsinki

WASHINGTON — America’s child president had a playdate with a KGB alumnus, who surely enjoyed providing daycare. It was a useful, because i...

July 17th, 2018 |  


John Grindrod: Farewell to my bromance, gone so inexplicably

John Grindrod: Farewell to my bromance, gone so inexplicably

A couple of Augusts ago, I wrote a column on who the people are that I’ve envied and how they have shifted over time. From my youthful fascinati...

July 17th, 2018 |  


Carl P. Leubsdorf: A disastrous final chapter to Trump’s terrible European trip

Carl P. Leubsdorf: A disastrous final chapter to Trump’s terrible European trip

Special counsel Robert Mueller sent the White House a message last week that evidence proves that Vladimir Putin’s government was behind Russian...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Don Stratton: Run, don’t walk, to the pharmacy

Don Stratton: Run, don’t walk, to the pharmacy

Most medical professionals are recommending that anyone over the age of 50 get the new shingles vaccine, called Shingrix, particularly if they have ev...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Jim Krumel: The ‘potato chip man’ makes a point

Jim Krumel: The ‘potato chip man’ makes a point

Marv Adams will forever be known to me as the “potato chip man.”The truth is, the Elida resident is more than that.He’s actually qui...

July 16th, 2018 updated: July 16th, 2018. |  


Cal Thomas: Is Europe awakening to the threat?

Cal Thomas: Is Europe awakening to the threat?

Much of Europe was asleep, or in denial, when the Nazis took power and began rebuilding their military in violation of the Versailles Treaty that brou...

July 14th, 2018 |