Why Punish the Long-Term Unemployed?

Why Punish the Long-Term Unemployed?

To the Editor: On December 28th, 1.3 million unemployed Americans are scheduled to lose their unemployment benefits because members of Congress failed to add an extension to keep them in…

U.S. Ridiculous to Strip Search Diplomats

U.S. Ridiculous to Strip Search Diplomats

To the Editor: The arrest and strip search of Indian Diplomat Devyani Khobragade demonstrates the serious consequences of U.S. insensitivity. Ms. Khobragade is accused of visa fraud and underpaying her…

Best Mandela Piece Came From Hamill

Best Mandela Piece Came From Hamill

Dear Editors, Denis Hamill’s article in the New York Daily News about the pride of FNB stadium cleaning workers in preparing the stadium for theMandela memorial is the most moving piece I…

Editors: Get the Facts Right on Ethanol

Editors: Get the Facts Right on Ethanol

To the Editor: Re: Ending the folly of corn-based ethanol that recently appeared in the Tampa Bay Times, I think there is a need for some education about the benefits of ethanol.…

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Farewell to AARP After Ryan Treatment

Reporters: Just Stick to the Facts Please

Time for Students to Take Responsibility

Chicago Strike: Get Good Teachers Back

Chicago Strike: Get Good Teachers Back

Biden Speech Vindicated Teachers

Why Asheville, NC Greenway Plan is Excessive

Why Asheville, NC Greenway Plan is Excessive

How Ryan Ignores Separation of Church and State

Energy

Energy Start-Ups Are Not Wasted Money

Did every discovery come the first time tried? Were there failures? Would he have all experimentation and innovation halted due to early problems?…

The Real Threat: Fukushima’s Teetering Nuclear Rods

The Real Threat: Fukushima’s Teetering Nuclear Rods

Fukushima's Reactor No 4 building was shattered by a hydrogen explosion and teeters on the brink of collapse. It contains 1,535 spent fuel rod assemblies, cooled by a pool of water several stories off the ground.…

Wind Power Works: Congress Must Extend Credits

Wind energy tax credits support American jobs and local businesses. By extending these credits and harnessing Missouri’s wind power, we can ensure the health, wellbeing, and prosperity of our families and neighbors.…

Why Natural Gas is the Ultimate Solution

The answer is natural gas, our future and salvation. With a presidential mandate we could become energy independent through the use of gas in less than a decade.…

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We Must Stop Coddling Illegal Aliens

We as a country need to stop coddling these illegal aliens and stop making instant citizens of their children. This of course will not stop them from crossing the borders but measures such as removing incentives for the illegal crossings would make these illegals think again before coming into this country illegally.…