Dr. Walter Williams: Prophet of Freedom

Local Columns

Sometimes, the legacy of great men is that the world doesn’t realize how great they were until they are gone. This might be the case with Dr. Walter E. Williams. Dr. Williams passed away last week. He was the John M. Olin distinguished professor of economics at George Mason University, ...

For Democrats, the end justifies the means

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: After reading Mr. Becht’s opinion, I was driven to respond. He opened his opinions by stating that President Trump’s supporters have been mesmerized by all of President Trump’s lies. This insinuates that Trump supporters do not have the ability to think for themselves. I ...

America is a frightened (and heavily armed) nation

Local Columns

What do Americans do in these uncertain times? We buy guns. Millions and millions of guns. This year’s shopping spree has been a record-breaker. I’m not sure it has made us safer. Of course, it is every American’s constitutionally protected right to own a firearm. But the massive surge ...

Some will always hate Trump no matter what

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: First of all, I’d like to say I’m a retired steelworker, so I’m not real smart about politics. This is just my opinion on some things. It is factual that President Trump is probably the most hated person in the world because of the things that come out of his mouth. But ...