To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Sunday, October 25, 2020

New Observercast

Only Option: Impeach

FRANK P. BELCASTRO Dubuque, IA A bipartisan Senate report named former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld and other top officials directly responsible for sanctioning torture. Rumors in...

Bush’s “Sole”

KAREN WEBB Moore, OK I just heard that when President George W. Bush got back on the plane, he told reporters that he didn't hear...

A Bush Legacy


Speechless Republicans

BY KENNY BELFORD Over the weekend, after viewing a volume of news programs and interviews on all the major broadcast and cable networks, there are...

Missing Voice

FRANK P. BELCASTRO Dubuque, IA Congress passed the National Voter Registration Act in 1993 to increase the number of eligible citizens registering to...
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