September 7, 2017 RSS feed / Opinion

Blues lyrics for our times

American blues — as if there is any other — spring from the soundboard of a history whose lifeblood is physical and spiritual loss, forced wayfaring, unexpected solitude, heartbreak, permanent exile and appetite.  More...

Stop making excuses for antifa thuggery

One of the least safe places to be in Berkeley, Calif., is in the vicinity of someone holding a “No Hate” sign.  More...

Not if, but when

It was a rain of biblical proportions, a frog-strangler, the kind of rainfall that would float Noah’s boat aloft a massive swell and rising tide of tumultuous waters. More...

Suicide prevention and awareness can keep our communities safer

GUEST COMMENTARY

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, and Sunday, Sept. 10, is World Suicide Prevention Day. More...