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Loving Guns More Than People
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Loving Guns More Than People

BY MARK Y.A. DAVIES The only people with the power to do something comprehensive about mass shootings are the people we elect to public office, and the majority of the people we elect to public office not only do nothing, but they actively block anything being done and in many cases vote for legislation that…

The Russians Have Never Been Coming
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The Russians Have Never Been Coming

BY JEREMY KUZMAROV Saturday’s New York Times featured an editorial entitled “The Russians are Coming [Again]” next to a photo of a campaign poster with Vladimir Putin wearing a Make America Great Again hat. The piece discussed Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s indictment of 13 Russian citizens for intending to “sow disorder” in the American political system by…

Giving Hawks A Bad Name
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Giving Hawks A Bad Name

BY SHARON MARTIN Sales tax. Fees. Property tax. Income tax. Every person in this country pays taxes, even visitors and undocumented workers. In return, we expect certain things – safe roads, clean water, firefighters with working equipment. The deficit hawks get loud and mean when working people need housing subsidies or help buying food. They…

‘A Glooming Peace’
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‘A Glooming Peace’

BY CLAUDIA SWISHER A glooming peace this morning with it brings; The sun for sorry, will not show his head. I passed an #oklaed school this morning. Every teacher parking spot was filled. Teachers walked into their schools today, knowing the Oklahoma Legislature couldn’t compromise to find a budget that included a raise for teachers….

Another Rush To Ruin?
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Another Rush To Ruin?

BY GARY EDMONDSON I love hiking the Black Hills. I check the Rapid City Journal regularly to keep abreast of Hills happenings. Still, it was a tip from The Lost Ogle website recently that led me to that rarest of specimens: a politician admitting a mistake. More surprising, said politician was an Oklahoman. Mustang Republican…

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