Charlottesville presents lawmakers with clear choice between right and wrong

Charlottesville presents lawmakers with clear choice between right and wrong

Every so often in our political discourse comes a moment that presents elected officials with a crystal clear choice between right and wrong, somethin...

August 24th, 2017 |  


When history is neglected, misunderstanding follows

Vandals at the old Durham courthouse recently found it easy wearing out shoes while stomping the statue of a young soldier they couldn’t name. I...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Get government out of the statue business

Get government out of the statue business

There isn’t much middle ground between progressives who want to uproot Confederate monuments and preservationists who feel their presence is vit...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


LETTER: Removing monuments can remove the nation’s stains

LETTER: Removing monuments can remove the nation’s stains

To the editor:Our United States of America should be just that…united. Otherwise, we may just need to rename it.America, as it stands now, is bl...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Oppose fascism of the Right and Left

Oppose fascism of the Right and Left

Following the recent clashes between the alt-right and the group antifa, some libertarians have debated which group they should support. The answer is...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Measuring value added is essential

Measuring value added is essential

What difference does it make?No, I’ve not become jaded, defeatist, or desperate. I’m naturally optimistic. While perfection is impossible ...

August 21st, 2017 |  


‘Cold Mountain’ 20 years later

‘Cold Mountain’ 20 years later

“It was not a book that required following from front to back, and Inman simply opened it at random, as he had done night after night in the hos...

August 21st, 2017 |  


The hope for our nation

The hope for our nation

The hope of our nation rests on the legitimacy of Trump’s presidency. This legitimacy will only come about with all sides working together for t...

August 18th, 2017 |  


LETTER: What’s good for the goose…

LETTER: What’s good for the goose…

To the editor:All road signs of Martin Luther King should be torn down and spat upon. No one side should be considered better than the other. Our gove...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Start acting like Americans

Start acting like Americans

If you turn on the television on any given night, in any given city, in any given state in this nation, you will see we are in difficult times. Some m...

August 17th, 2017 |