Opinion

Letters to the editor, March 30

Fight terror
Updated: 2 months ago

Old worry

As the 2016 regular session of the Legislature was ending, one of the Senate’s most powerful members ran up yet another warning flag about how things are going in Tallahassee. According to an article from the Tribune/Naples Daily News Capital B...
Updated: 2 months ago

Somewhere Che is smiling over Obama in Cuba

President Barack Obama inadvertently found the perfect photo-op for his Cuba visit at a wreath-laying ceremony at the Jose Marti Memorial in Havana.
Updated: 2 months ago

Letters to the editor, March 23

Gross slobs
Updated: 2 months ago

Kind of cunning

Barack Obama is probably the coolest cat to come down the pike since the late, great Miles Davis put down his horn. So the president’s decision last week to nominate Merrick Garland, the chief judge of the District of Columbia Circuit Court of ...
Updated: 2 months ago

In case that presidential thingy doesn't work out

One of the oldest insults in election campaigns is the other guy “couldn’t be elected dog catcher,” as if dog catchers don’t have feelings too.
Updated: 2 months ago

Letters to the editor, March 16

Hacienda memories
Updated: 2 months ago

Bad ideas flourish

One of the more unfortunate features of the 2016 presidential race is the way really bad economic ideas are coming to dominate the debate in both of the major parties. If any of these ideas get put into practice, the U.S. economy will continue the an...
Updated: 2 months ago

Don’t try to be mean to Hillary

It was the “excuse me” that echoed around Democratic politics. In their intense Flint, Michigan, debate, Bernie Sanders pointedly said to Hillary Clinton in the heat of one exchange, “Excuse me, I’m talking.” ...
Updated: 2 months ago

Scalia wasn’t all that strict

There’s no doubt departed Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia had a massive impact on American jurisprudence — unfortunately.
Updated: 3 months ago