• Editorial: Can we trust 'Fair Tax' if we don't have Fair Maps? 09 Apr 2020 08:43 A primary argument of Gov. JB Pritzker and legislative supporters of a graduated income tax is that we can trust them. We can trust them to use additional money it would generate to shore up the state’s finances. We can trust them not to use it to come up …
  • Editorial: Triage of the Self 09 Apr 2020 07:39 In medicine, there is the concept of triage. Essentially, it is prioritization, the assignment of degrees of injury or illnesses that necessitates hard decisions. When resources are limited, and when the number of patients is staggering, medical teams …
  • EDITORIAL: Find your way through construction to support local businesses 09 Apr 2020 06:54 Downton Hutchinson businesses are facing a kind of double whammy this spring and summer. First, the coronavirus and its threat to public health has changed the way most businesses operate. And now, we have construction season — which this year will have a …
  • EDITORIAL: University failed to proactively communicate voter information, provide resources 09 Apr 2020 06:42 With knowledge that many students would be away from campus in response to the coronavirus, Marquette University should have been more proactive and forthcoming with voter information for students who wanted to vote in the Wisconsin primary election April …
  • EDITORIAL: Pelosi uses virus to push tax write-offs for the wealthy 09 Apr 2020 06:34 Speaker seeks to remove SALT cap to help blue states sustain big government. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wants to use the coronavirus crisis to pass a massive tax break for the rich. That’s shameless. Congress has passed three stimulus bills related to the …
  • EDITORIAL: Toasts & Roasts: Face masks and a flagrant foul 09 Apr 2020 06:22 A toast to the businesses and schools across the community who have banded together to create hundreds of needed face guards for the medical community during the COVID-19, coronavirus pandemic. Dr. Kyle King worked with his personal 3D printer until he …
  • EDITORIAL: Just stay home this long weekend 09 Apr 2020 04:37 With the long weekend approaching, Yukoners across the territory are feeling drawn to the outdoors. After all, nobody lives here because they like being inside alone. What’s the harm, for example, in getting together with a group of friends? The friends …
  • West may lose COVID-19 propaganda, but China won't win: Editorial 09 Apr 2020 02:52 Washington DC [USA], April 8 (ANI): The coronavirus pandemic, which has spread its tentacles exponentially across borders on the map, has killed more people in the United States and Europe than in China, at least according to the official numbers. By …
  • Times Editorial - 'Hard-working folks' need more money 09 Apr 2020 01:33     Politicians of all party affiliations love for us to think that they’re always looking out for the lower and middle class by trying to improve our financial standing.     They love to call us “taxpayers” but more than anything when they’re trying to …
  • [Editorial] Populist competition 09 Apr 2020 01:24 Rival political parties have competitively proposed to provide more people with more money in emergency rescue aid to cushion the impact of the novel coronavirus crisis. Such populistic competition is engulfing other policy issues in the campaign for the …
  • Editorial: Agriculture must again lead us to recovery 09 Apr 2020 01:22 EDITORIAL: Agriculture was New Zealand's economic life raft in the Global Financial Crisis and caught in the hammerlock of a global plague, NZ Inc is again counting on farmers to keep the bailiffs from the door. Those farmers are entitled to feel we …
  • Editorial Comment: President’s tour will transform into greater good 09 Apr 2020 01:20 The Herald It was a good decision for President Mnangagwa to tour Harare’s high-density suburbs to establish the degree of compliance with the 21-day lockdown directive. At the weekend, the President toured nine Harare high-density suburbs and the …
  • Editorial: Prototyping in public 09 Apr 2020 00:51 It was a comment made by Cancer Council’s Adelaide Thompson which finally prompted me to pen this piece on brands and marketers giving it a go in the face of COVID-19. In an interview about how Cancer Council has had to pivot to thinking virtually around …
  • Editorial: Mayor Lori Lightfoot puts a curfew on booze sales. Good. 08 Apr 2020 23:55 Since March 25, a few days after the start of Pritzker’s stay-at-home directive, the Chicago Police Department has broken up more than 2,000 groups violating the order, including 345 gatherings on Tuesday alone, the Police Department said.
  • Editorial: Bernie Sanders changed the Democratic Party for the better. Now it’s his job to help defeat Trump 08 Apr 2020 22:59 Sen. Bernie Sanders’ decision to end his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination was probably inevitable, given the string of victories former Vice President Joe Biden racked up after many of the other Democratic candidates rallied behind him. …
  • Editorial: Helping each other when we need it most 08 Apr 2020 21:59 April 8, 2020 4:16 PM Neil Heinen Posted: April 8, 2020 4:16 PM WISC-TVMADISON, Wis. — It seems to us there are two daily lists we need to absorb during this crisis: The list of infections, how many, and where, and the list of people, businesses, agencies …
  • An Echo Press Editorial: Don't forget to fill out census 08 Apr 2020 21:58 Mailings of the census started to go out a few weeks ago It contained detailed information about how to respond to the 2020 Census online, by phone or by mail. April 1 was Census Day, a key reference date for the census, not a deadline. The U.S. Census …
  • Editorial – To a brave new world 08 Apr 2020 20:44 Jeff Burgar The story from the small-business owner a few weeks ago was not unusual. The owner talked about how she faced enormous costs trying to keep all her staff working in the face of declining sales. She says one of her staff was concerned. The …
  • EDITORIAL: Incentive package needed 08 Apr 2020 20:42 Wednesday, April 8, 2020 21:53 By EDITORIAL A fresh produce trader in Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG  So far, the incentives that the government has proposed for companies and SMEs presume that all the affected businesses will survive the coronavirus pandemic …
  • EDITORIAL: Errant officials must pay for their actions 08 Apr 2020 20:42 Wednesday, April 8, 2020 21:56 By EDITORIAL The late Charles Rubia. FILE PHOTO | NMG  In January, the State initiated payment of Sh888 million to victims and survivors of torture and other forms of inhumane treatment and government overreach. At the time, …
  • Editorial: Baseball without fans? It’s possible in 2020, ‘The Year of the Asterisk’ 08 Apr 2020 20:05 Because what’s wrong, really, with a reinvented baseball calendar? Get ready for that oddity, along with a packed fall calendar when, hopefully, parties and celebrations can be rescheduled. Embrace that wedding on a Wednesday in October, the only date …
  • Editorial: Shame on you, Stella! 08 Apr 2020 19:18 This week, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, the now suspended minister of communications and digital technologies, embodied the worst of South Africans’ experience of the ANC government. In a picture shared on Instagram by Mduduzi Manana, the minister was all …
  • EDITORIAL: God is present 08 Apr 2020 18:54 The numbers are staggering and showing no signs of receding. Coronavirus, a modern-day plague more reminiscent of biblical times, has been relentless in its march across the globe, potentially claiming hundreds of thousands of lives, stretching the health …
  • Editorial: Watching for disparities in neighborhoods 08 Apr 2020 16:09 A report published by the City of Boston's Public Health Commission last Friday offered an early glimpse into the distribution of COVID-19 cases by neighborhood, and to that point, Dorchester and Mattapan were shown to be above the citywide average of …
  • Editorial: Maintaining local democracy in a time of crisis 08 Apr 2020 14:47 The timeline is important. We hope that the emergency order will be lifted before June 2. But we recognize that the pandemic, and its aftermath, will be a lingering reality. The mayor and the council should continually review the city’s approach. They can …
  • EDITORIAL: No virus gets to kill the First Amendment 08 Apr 2020 13:45 All over the country, houses of worship have done the right thing by suspending services to save lives in the fight against COVID-19. Meanwhile, state authorities are breaking the law by forbidding gatherings among a minority of faith groups that continue …
  • Editorial: What every homeless person needs in this pandemic: a room of their own 08 Apr 2020 12:28 During the current COVID-19 pandemic, you can’t follow the order to stay at home if you have no home. Few communities are more imperiled by the coronavirus than the estimated 59,000 homeless individuals who bed down on sidewalks, in tents or in their …
  • Editorial: What every homeless person needs in this pandemic: a room of their own 08 Apr 2020 12:27 During the current COVID-19 pandemic, you can’t follow the order to stay at home if you have no home. Few communities are more imperiled by the coronavirus than the estimated 59,000 homeless individuals who bed down on sidewalks, in tents or in their …
  • Editorial cartoon for April 8, 2020 08 Apr 2020 11:43
  • [Editorial] Universities should heed students’ calls for tuition reimbursement 08 Apr 2020 11:17
  • Editorial: Trump whacks at the inspectors general appointed to keep him honest 08 Apr 2020 10:40 During President Trump’s impeachment trial, there were warnings that if he were acquitted for abusing his power to induce a foreign country to investigate a political rival, he would be emboldened to continue to put his own interests above the nation’s and …
  • Editorial: COVID-19 is disproportionately killing minorities. That's not a coincidence 08 Apr 2020 10:39 As COVID-19 spreads across the United States, Americans can see the grim daily tallies of the cases and deaths, broken down by geography, age and sex. Only a few jurisdictions, however, are breaking down the numbers by racial and ethnic groups as well, and …
  • EDITORIAL: Nevada needs to improve unemployment process 08 Apr 2020 09:22 System not designed for such a massive influx, but state needs to respond with more urgency. Many Nevada workers who lost their jobs because of the coronavirus shutdown have expressed understandable exasperation with delays they’ve encountered trying to …
  • Editorial: Link between pollution and COVID-19 mortality rate should have Allegheny County’s attention 08 Apr 2020 07:23 A recent study by Harvard University’s School of Public Health linked long-term exposure to air pollution to a higher risk of death for those infected with the coronavirus.  This correlation is especially relevant for residents of Allegheny County, an area …
  • Editorial: Optional pass-fail system is not much better than grades 08 Apr 2020 07:11 Sam Ford /THE REVIEW The Review is of the opinion that UD should go to mandatory pass-fail in order to best serve the most number of students. On March 26, the university announced, via an email from University President Dennis Assanis and Provost …
  • EDITORIAL: Daily Campus Endorses Lexxi Clinton and Austin Hickle for Student Senate 08 Apr 2020 05:38
  • Voxeurop editorial: Europeans demand more from the EU 08 Apr 2020 04:47 As Covid-19 ravages Europe, the grassroots call for more coordination and intervention at the European level gets louder by the day. Never before, even during the worst days of the eurozone crisis, have we seen such a variety of petitions, appeals and open …
  • Editorial: Businesses Forge Ahead 08 Apr 2020 01:28 In his March 27 daily COVID-19 address, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) said the current pandemic will test the mettle of all residents, potentially shaping their person in the long road ahead. “This is a moment that forges character, forges people, changes …
  • [Editorial] E-learning concerns 08 Apr 2020 01:15 The new academic year for elementary, middle and high schools is scheduled to begin gradually with online classes following repeated postponements due to the novel coronavirus. Middle and high school students in their third and final year will start to …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT : Lockdown will allow new effective measures 08 Apr 2020 01:09 The Herald The ongoing lockdown provides a perfect opportunity to develop and put in place measures that will have to be taken as it is lifted, possible in phases, and while some administering or running essential services are seizing the opportunity, …
  • Guest Editorial: "Even If Offered a Loan from the Paycheck Protection Program, I Probably Won't Take It" 08 Apr 2020 01:07 Night Light Lounge: Closed due to the COVID-19 crisis. Courtesy Night Light Lounge [The following is an editorial opinion piece written by Paul Stevens, the owner of popular Clinton neighborhood restaurant/bar Night Light Lounge (home of the also very …
  • Editorial: Killer virus frustrates; will get worse before better 08 Apr 2020 00:48 For all intents and purposes, March 11 is when the coronavirus started to get real for all of us here. That’s the night the first pro sports league shut down its season. Dominoes tumbled quickly over the next four days. It had been just 10 days since New …
  • EDITORIAL: KWS reversal welcome 07 Apr 2020 23:57 Tuesday, April 7, 2020 21:59 By EDITORIAL Elephants at Amboseli National Park. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Tourism remains one of the sectors hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic. As the government puts in place more measures to curb the fast-spreading virus such …
  • EDITORIAL: Citizens should help in fight against Covid-19 07 Apr 2020 23:57 Tuesday, April 7, 2020 21:59 By EDITORIAL President Uhuru Kenyatta. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The confusion that followed the safety measures announced by the government on Monday to limit the spread of the coronavirus is regrettable. President Uhuru Kenyatta …
  • Editorial: Dealing with the unexpected 07 Apr 2020 23:26 April 7, 2020 5:58 PM Neil Heinen Posted: April 7, 2020 5:58 PM Updated: April 7, 2020 6:00 PM MADISON, Wis. — First of all, our respect for those of you who went to the polls Tuesday. Choosing to risk your health to exercise your rights and freedom had to …
  • Editorial: Delaying the inevitable 07 Apr 2020 23:21 The Afghan presidential saga continues to disrupt the political and economic state of affairs of the country, besides spilling over into the peace process. Given the impasse among the feuding leaders – President Ashraf Ghani and self-proclaimed president …
  • Editorial: The pandemic few saw coming: Assessing how Trump and Pritzker have responded to COVID-19 07 Apr 2020 23:09 Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, listens to a news conference with President Donald Trump about the coronavirus at the White House in Washington on April 6, 2020. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
  • EDITORIAL- Support measures might not suffice 07 Apr 2020 20:27 Taiwan should brace for more job losses than during the SARS epidemic in 2003, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the service sector, and export orders shrink amid worldwide lockdowns and a weakening global economy. Hidden unemployment …
  • Record editorial: Lack of GOP candidates for county positions mars election year 07 Apr 2020 20:09 It will be a lackluster election season in Summit County. The presidential race, of course, will drive voters to the polls — or their mailboxes — in November, and the four Statehouse contests are certainly deserving of residents’ full attention. But …
  • Editorial Cartoon (April 8, 2020) 07 Apr 2020 18:07
  • EDITORIAL: Ivey's appeal to sports fans fine by us 07 Apr 2020 13:23 Old-timers and students of baseball’s past will remember the name Dizzy Dean. He was a superstar pitcher before an injury robbed him of his fastball, television’s national face and voice of baseball during the medium’s early coverage of the sport and a …
  • Editorial: L.A. County’s Board of Supervisors broke the law last week. Twice 07 Apr 2020 12:37 It’s important to keep an eye on elected officials even, and perhaps especially, at a time of life-and-death emergency when government properly takes on extraordinary powers. If the public is to respect rules that require them to make some sacrifices, such …
  • Editorial: This could be the first worst week of many worst weeks to come. Prepare yourselves 07 Apr 2020 10:18 The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 passed the 10,000 mark on Monday, just slightly more than two months from the day the first case was confirmed in the state of Washington. As bad as that is, things are going to get worse. That’s the gloomy message coming …
  • Editorial: the final one 07 Apr 2020 09:44 Almost four years ago, I made the decision to attend Brock University. Three years ago, I was fortunate enough to get a job here at The Brock Press — and as cliche as it may sound, the rest is history.  When I look back and reflect on my time at Brock, as …
  • Maverick Citizen newsletter: Editorial: State of our Covid-nation: The matter of trust and lockouts 07 Apr 2020 08:57 The arches of Cyrildene Chinatown frame a street in lockdown, but the owner of the Aasia Halaal Meat and Fish Wholesaler has continued to prepare dozens of food parcels left on the pavement outside her shop for those in need. (Photo: Ufrieda Ho) Covid-19 …
  • Editorial cartoon for April 7, 2020 07 Apr 2020 07:05
  • Editorial | Talk to IMF, create economic task force 07 Apr 2020 06:28 Three weeks ago, as the depth of the global economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic became increasingly clear, this newspaper urged the Jamaican Government to make a quick beeline to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a standby arrangement as …
  • EDITORIAL: Group called Free Speech embraces the opposite 07 Apr 2020 06:25 Sought to have FCC censor President Donald Trump’s coronavirus news briefings. It takes a certain kind of witless cynicism for a group that calls itself “Free Press” to demand that the federal government censor broadcasters in their coronavirus coverage. …
  • Editorial: Saving lives, face 07 Apr 2020 04:19 April 6, 2020 10:59 PM Neil Heinen Posted: April 6, 2020 10:59 PM   MADISON, Wis. — Gov. Evers finally did what he had to do. He postponed Wisconsin’s statewide primary election for two months, suspending in-person voting Tuesday that would have endangered …
  • EDITORIAL- Evacuations reveal Chinas insecurity 07 Apr 2020 03:28 As the nation welcomes home Taiwanese who had been stranded in China’s Hubei Province — arguably one of the most dangerous places on Earth since the novel coronavirus outbreak began in its capital, Wuhan, late last year — problems surrounding the “quasi- …
  • Times Editorial - Voting should always be easy, but in the 2020 Election, it's a must 07 Apr 2020 03:28     The COVID-19 pandemic continues to amaze. We can complain, rightly so, about our leaders in this country deliberately failing to properly prepare us for what was coming, but that doesn't change the fact that a couple short months ago, you would …
  • Editorial: Coronavirus 101: What’s not social distancing? Congregating at parks 07 Apr 2020 02:15 On Monday, Illinois Department of Public Health Director Ngozi Ezike announced that the number of COVID-19 cases in Illinois had reached 12,262, and that the number of deaths was now at 307. Consider that only a week ago, Illinois reported 5,057 cases and …
  • Editorial: The hot mess in Wisconsin over its primary shows why our elections need to modernize 07 Apr 2020 02:15 More than primaries have been affected. Last week, partly at the urging of Joe Biden, the Democratic National Committee rescheduled its national convention in Milwaukee from mid-July to mid-August, a week before the GOP affair in Charlotte, North Carolina. …
  • Editorial: On the frontline of COVID-19 pandemic 07 Apr 2020 00:51 More than a million cases of the novel coronavirus have been reported across the world, with over 70,000 deaths, a staggering figure that is expected to rise even further in the future. Since the first case of COVID-19 in Afghanistan, about one and a half …
  • [Editorial] Food shortage 07 Apr 2020 00:34 Massive lockdowns imposed around the world to reduce the spread of the novel coronavirus have drastically slowed down international trade and food supply chains. This led three related international agencies last week to warn of a potential global food …
  • Editorial: The U.S. Supreme Court just made it easier for police to pull you over 06 Apr 2020 23:39 It has long been too easy for police to stop motorists on the highway — even without sufficient reason to believe that the driver committed a crime. On Monday, the Supreme Court made such stops even easier, ruling 8 to 1 that police may pull over a vehicle …
  • Opinion Editorial: Dr. Bonnie Henry – No boundaries with COVID-19 06 Apr 2020 23:32 VICTORIA – When an outbreak hits a community, one of the most urgent things people want is information. This is human nature, as information allows us to protect ourselves, our families and our loved ones. Information is at the heart of public health: …
  • EDITORIAL: Ease aviation sector pain 06 Apr 2020 21:14
  • EDITORIAL: Delay in privatising State firms draining taxpayers 06 Apr 2020 21:12 Monday, April 6, 2020 21:53 By EDITORIAL National Treasury building. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The continued delay in appointing a fully constituted board for the Privatisation Commission will most likely delay further the sale of State-owned firms which continue …
  • EDITORIAL: LIBERIA - This COVID-19 is No Joke - Front Page Africa 06 Apr 2020 20:09 AT THE HEIGHT of the 2014 deadly Ebola virus outbreak in Liberia, many lost friends, families and loved ones to the touch. WHETHER IT WAS Muslims washing their dead or a grieving family member holding a loved one on the last leg of life, scores fell prey …
  • Editorial: COVID-19 crisis brings out the best in Lee schools 06 Apr 2020 18:53 From a parent’s perspective, figuring this out has been a challenge.  My daughter, who is in high school, has required little assistance because she is old enough to know what she needs to do. And, frankly, I am lucky because she is tremendously motivated. …
  • Editorial: Trump faces tough race in re-election bid 06 Apr 2020 18:20 EDITORIAL: United States President Donald Trump is famously not shy about self-promotion and praise. But should he win re-election in seven months even after the country has staggered through an economy-busting health emergency, it would truly be a …
  • Editorial: To ensure a safe and fair election in Wisconsin, Gov. Tony Evers must block in-person voting on Tuesday 06 Apr 2020 17:35 It is time for Gov. Tony Evers to act. Now that the Legislature has again failed to act to ensure a safe and fair election in the middle of this deadly pandemic, it is the governor’s duty to keep the people of Wisconsin safe by ensuring that in-person …
  • Editorial: To protect all of our rights, vote 'no' on Marsy's Law 06 Apr 2020 16:53 The language on Tuesday’s ballot — and on the absentee ballots we hope people will be casting — describes the “Marsy’s Law” referendum question as a proposal for “additional rights of crime victims.” That sounds innocuous enough. But there is nothing …
  • Editorial: Religious or not, we could all use some introspection 06 Apr 2020 15:25 Regardless of what you believe in, now is a great time for prayer, meditation, or quiet reflection. This past Palm Sunday commenced Holy Week for Christians, and Wednesday, Passover will begin at sundown for those of Jewish faith. It’s a week of …
  • Editorial: Cheers and Jeers — April 6 06 Apr 2020 12:31 Our Views: On some highlights and lowlights from Stark County and beyond. This story is provided free to the community to keep readers informed about coronavirus. | If local news is important to you, please consider a digital subscription. Cheers ... to …
  • Editorial: You love your local businesses. Coronavirus is punishing them. 06 Apr 2020 12:12 In Chicago that means aldermen with the resources of City Hall should be planning, all hands on deck, for the other end of this pandemic. Only local officials know, or should know, the dress shops and bakeries suffering through canceled weddings and First …
  • Editorial: Trump’s insistence on ‘America First’ is stunting the global fight against COVID-19 06 Apr 2020 12:12 It was obvious even before Donald Trump became president that he disdained cooperation with other nations, including traditional allies, and that he had little interest in shoring up international institutions that the United States helped to create. As …
  • Editorial: In the time of COVID-19, here’s how you can help domestic violence victims 06 Apr 2020 11:57 The number of visits to New York City’s website for domestic violence resources has more than doubled in the recent weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic. Other areas are showing similar trends.  These statistics come amidst increased concern that, due to the …
  • EDITORIAL: COVER YOUR FACES, MASSHOLES! 06 Apr 2020 09:46 My wife and I were just out for a walk in Cambridge. Home of Harvard and MIT and lots of supposedly intelligent denizens. Yet maybe 1 in 7 people we saw on the street still aren’t covering their faces—with masks, bandanas, or scarves—when outside of their …
  • EDITORIAL: Be careful out there 06 Apr 2020 08:13 "Stay home" has become a nationwide mantra, if not order, as folks do their best to limit the spread of covid-19. But let us take a moment of vulnerability to admit it gets difficult. There are only so many movies you can watch and novels you can …
  • EDITORIAL: Coronavirus reveals Nevada economy still dependent on tourism, gaming 06 Apr 2020 06:19 The economy of the “New Nevada” looks an awful lot like the “Old Nevada.” Las Vegas Review-Journal April 5, 2020 - 9:00 pm   The economy of the “New Nevada” looks an awful lot like the “Old Nevada.” In response to the coronavirus, Gov. Steve Sisolak …
  • Editorial cartoon for April 6, 2020 06 Apr 2020 05:56
  • Editorial: How many people would you have to contact if you had Covid-19? 06 Apr 2020 05:19 The Prime Minister has asked us to all act us as though we already have Covid-19. If we do that, she argues, then we will be more inclined to avoid unnecessary contact with others, enabling New Zealand to stamp out the spread of the virus as quickly as …
  • Editorial: Here’s one way to help our local business community 06 Apr 2020 05:08 There is no doubt the current crisis is affecting all Albertans, including our local business community. Apart from essential businesses that sell products we all need, many companies are closed to traffic and trying to stay afloat with curb service and …
  • Editorial: Coronavirus does not have to define us 06 Apr 2020 04:51 The hordes arrive for shopping, not to hoard but to take home a prize to loved-ones. It can be as simple as a can of beans. Maybe it is a four-pack of toilet paper. The businesses that have been deemed providing “essential services” include the grocery …
  • EDITORIAL: The difficult task of returning to normal 06 Apr 2020 04:37 It remains unclear how long Canadians will be in this situation, facing various forms of government-imposed lockdowns throughout the country. While China is easing out of their lockdowns, other countries aren’t there yet. Canada certainly isn’t there yet. …
  • Editorial: Enemies’ victory to alienate Afghan Sikhs 06 Apr 2020 02:10 For the past few decades, Afghanistan hasn’t been safe for any of its citizens, especially the religious and ethnic minorities. The emergence of radical terrorist groups in the past few years further added to their miseries, thanks to the Taliban for …
  • [Editorial] Senseless decision 06 Apr 2020 01:12 A university approval committee of the Education Ministry permitted Korea Electric Power Corp. on Friday to set up a legal entity to create and manage a university for engineering degrees. Kepco will proceed with follow-up measures with a goal of opening …
  • Editorial Comment: Game-changer for health facilities 06 Apr 2020 01:03 The Herald The establishment of three facilities dedicated to treatment of Coronavirus Infectious Diseases-19 (Covid-19) cases opens up new possibilities. Proposals have been made and arrangements are under way to transform St Anne’s Hospital in Harare, …
  • Editorial: To our administration: we ask for clear, caring communication regarding grading policy change 06 Apr 2020 00:32 On Monday, March 30, the undergraduate community received an email from Dean of the College Rashid Zia ‘01 outlining the University’s updated grading policy in response to the COVID-19 pandemic’s sweeping academic consequences this semester. According to …
  • Guest editorial: Park City superintendent says unsung heroes are keeping students engaged 05 Apr 2020 23:24 Jill Gildea Park City School District superintendent Over the past couple of weeks as our community and schools have grappled with the uncertainties of the COVID-19 pandemic, I have seen countless school employees put aside their own concerns and focus on …
  • [Editorial] Voters need to punish establishment parties for attempts to distort proportional representation 05 Apr 2020 23:22
  • Editorial: COVID-19: A fresh start for the health sector 05 Apr 2020 22:32 That the entire world is at its wits end over the rampaging COVID-19 pandemic is self-evident and requires little elaboration or rehash. Fortunately, it is something that is affecting the world impartially in terms of its cause and effect; there is no …
  • EDITORIAL: Crackdown on traders exploiting consumers 05 Apr 2020 20:49 Sunday, April 5, 2020 21:43 By EDITORIAL A trader in Nairobi. The sudden demand for the goods resulted in a price rally for some, especially sanitisers, surgical spirit and masks. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Since the announcement of the first confirmed case of the …
  • Editorial: Save our servers 05 Apr 2020 19:00 April 5, 2020 1:36 PM Neil Heinen Posted: April 5, 2020 1:36 PM MADISON, Wis. — We’re all trying to help. The outpouring of offers of assistance to people who need it has been heartwarming especially given the face we are all struggling in one or another. …
  • EDITORIAL: Now is not the time to relax on COVID-19 05 Apr 2020 14:02 There were several sobering moments last Tuesday in the White House’s daily COVID-19 briefing. One of them came when Dr. Deborah Birx, the Response Coordinator for the White House Coronavirus Task Force, took to the podium to talk about recent projections …
  • Forum Editorial: Our health care workers and first responders are true heroes 05 Apr 2020 12:57 We’ve been kept apart from many of those we hold dear. We’ve had to do without many of the things that give us enjoyment. We’re all dealing with levels of uncertainty and anxiety that many of us have never before faced. It’s a time of tremendous difficulty …
  • Editorial: Pandemic shows need to support less fortunate 05 Apr 2020 10:25 This editorial represents the opinion of the Columbus Dispatch editorial board, and is shared by The Canton Repository’s editorial board. Editorials, like opinion columns, represent a particular viewpoint and are not to be confused with news stories. Those …
  • Editorial: Oversight is needed on bailout bill 05 Apr 2020 09:40 An unprecedented effort by the federal government to shield Americans from the worst economic blows of the global pandemic was hailed as a bipartisan triumph when it passed Congress nearly unanimously. That’s why it’s all the more disappointing that one of …