To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

New Observercast

Time To Prosecute

FRANK P. BELCASTRO Dubuque, IA President Obama must investigate Bush Administration officials. The world is watching what he will do. The question is how can...

Privatizing Education

BY FRANK P. BELCASTRO President-elect Barack Obama named as his nominee for U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, the chief executive officer of the Chicago...

George Will’s Truthiness

FRANK P. BELCASTRO Dubuque, IA George Will is having trouble with the truth again. Will argues, "Reducing carbon emissions supposedly will reverse warming, which is...

They Don’t Care

BY NORM ROURKE Watching Feed The Children trucks unloading boxes of food in Wilmington, OH, while people waited in line, broke my heart and made...

America, The Inexplicable

FRANK P. BELCASTRO Dubuque, IA From the time when President Bush took office to now, the cost of a family health insurance premium has gone...
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