Christine Flowers: A true political hero for our times

Christine Flowers: A true political hero for our times

Alexei Navalny is what we need – but no longer have – in the United States: A political hero.We have politicians, some better than others....

February 5th, 2021 |  


Column: $15 minimum wage — Helps a few, but hurts others

Column: $15 minimum wage — Helps a few, but hurts others

Insufficient income bears the blame for all sorts of problems.If all jobs paid at least $15 per hour, it might seem that many people’s struggles...

February 5th, 2021 |  


Column: $15 minimum wage — It won’t spur job loss

Column: $15 minimum wage — It won’t spur job loss

President Joe Biden has proposed raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025. This has led to the predictable cries of economic disaster from busi...

February 5th, 2021 |  



Letter: Thank you, all of you

Letter: Thank you, all of you

Thank the teachers who attacked and occupied the state Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin, on Nov. 19, 2011, for over two weeks. They set the foundation fo...

February 4th, 2021 |  


EDITORIAL: FBI agents died trying to keep children safe

South Florida just earned a shameful distinction — it is the single region in the country where the most FBI agents have been killed since G-men...

February 4th, 2021 |  


Lori Borgman: We’re neighbors if popcorn is your state snack

Lori Borgman: We’re neighbors if popcorn is your state snack

Readers often assume I live in the city where they read my column. This is not a bad thing. As a matter of fact, it may be proof that even in the Age ...

February 4th, 2021 |  


Cal Thomas: Power to the people 2.0

Cal Thomas: Power to the people 2.0

During the rebellious ’60s, the slogan “power to the people” became a mantra for the young to protest what they saw as oppression fr...

February 3rd, 2021 |  


‘Snow Heroes:’ Neighbors looking out for neighbors

I am 85 and my wife is 83. Our children live out of state and we have no other family around here to give us a hand when we need it. But a neighbor a ...

February 3rd, 2021 |  


Dahleen Glanton: Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene is dangerously kooky

Dahleen Glanton: Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene is dangerously kooky

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene is one of the most dangerous people in Washington. But we might as well get used to her because she isn’t going anyw...

February 3rd, 2021 |  


Letter: The Lima News needs a dictionary

Letter: The Lima News needs a dictionary

Please buy a dictionary for whoever wrote the headline “Vaccine stats show racial disparities.”Disparity is a word that is used to describ...

February 2nd, 2021 |