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  • Editorial: What should female athletes wear at the Tokyo Olympics? Whatever works for them July 27, 2021 11:54 pm It was, essentially, an order for the female athletes to show more skin: The Norwegian women’s beach handball team drew a fine for wearing shorts at the European championships last week, instead of sporting bikini bottoms that bare part of the derriere. …
  • Editorial: Boosting pensions for pandemic work is sick July 27, 2021 11:47 pm Somebody needs to stop Bay State lawmakers from copying President Biden’s fiscal ridiculousness. The idea of boosting pension payouts for public employees who went to work throughout the pandemic is ill-timed and ill-conceived. The Pioneer Institute, a …
  • Editorial: Biden’s slipping approval rating hits home July 27, 2021 11:47 pm President Biden has hit a new low. We’re not talking about his worrisome failing memory but his approval rating. At 50%, the Democrats should begin to fret about the midterms and the 2024 presidential election. Americans are already struggling with …
  • Editorial: Welcome to the 2021 Pandemic Games: Thrills, spills and COVID July 27, 2021 11:14 pm Could there be any more telling event of our shared loss from the pandemic than the 2020 Summer Olympics played out before no spectators in 2021? That would be no in-person spectators. That means most people can only watch the games on television, which if …
  • Editorial: The post-pandemic college dilemma for high-school grads July 27, 2021 11:14 pm What is happening for high school graduates hoping to get into college as the pandemic continues? Of any demographic affected by COVID, few groups have been affected as much over the past 18 months in terms of life goals and plans. Consider that for the …
  • EDITORIAL: Minding your manners in 'selfie' America July 27, 2021 10:52 pm ANALYSIS/OPINION: The desperate quest for fame brings out the worst in people, especially on Internet websites such as Instagram. Stories of young, fame-sick people falling from cliff-tops in search of that perfect “selfie” are particularly tragic. …
  • Editorial: Congress must improve cybersecurity July 27, 2021 10:27 pm Cyber attacks occur daily all around the world. Some are trivial, others are extremely dangerous. The United States is especially vulnerable, so we need better cybersecurity enforced by law. Last week, Norway announced that its parliament had been attacked …
  • Editorial: If your vote is necessary to honor yourself, you might want to pass July 27, 2021 10:27 pm Ignore, for the moment, the fact that it’s never a good idea to name buildings and roads for elected officials who are still alive, much less still serving in office, because of the high probability that they’ll do something to make us regret it. Ignore …
  • [Editorial] Inscrutable criteria July 27, 2021 9:41 pm Under the 34.9 trillion won ($30.3 billion) extra budget bill passed last week to prop up the pandemic-battered economy, 88 percent of people will receive relief money while 12 percent won’t. But there is no clear and convincing explanation on the grounds …
  • Editorial: Will the unvaccinated doom Gov. Newsom? July 27, 2021 9:31 pm A new poll of California voters shows why national Republicans have poured so much money and attention into this state’s gubernatorial recall campaign, despite the seemingly impossible odds of ousting a popular Democratic incumbent. It’s because Gov. Gavin …
  • Editorial: Pakistan’s deceptive gambit in Afghanistan July 27, 2021 8:47 pm With the recent uptick in Taliban’s violence in areas under their control, Pakistan once again tried to fool the world by declaring that Taliban takeover of Afghanistan would be against the country’s national interest. This is utterly a false statement and …
  • Editorial: Fake vaccine information is another reason to reform social media July 27, 2021 8:29 pm There is no question that the spread of misinformation on social media is a massive contributor to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis in this country. Despite clear and compelling evidence that vaccination is effective in fighting the disease and safe for those …
  • Editorial: The University should require COVID-19 vaccines July 27, 2021 7:57 pm MSU has been known to make some last-minute calls. Just last year the university decided to cancel all plans for in-person learning less than a week before campus move-in was set to begin.  While we thought some additional foresight could’ve been used, we …
  • Editorial: How to save the Chicago casino nobody seems to want to run July 27, 2021 7:50 pm So why has Chicago struggled to attract the most desirable operators? The problems aren’t new but they’re persistent impediments, beginning with the proposed tax of 40%. That’s better than the absurd 72% rate first proposed by the city, but it’s still an …
  • Crunch time to stop Iran from getting nuclear weapons - editorial July 27, 2021 7:45 pm “The international community has Iran on the ropes,” former prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu told the UN General Assembly in 2013. “If you want to knock out Iran’s nuclear weapons program peacefully, don’t let up the pressure. Keep it up.” The US, under …
  • The anti-constitutional beliefs of self-proclaimed “constitutional sheriffs” | Editorial July 27, 2021 6:48 pm “I am a constitutional Sheriff, who was supported and endorsed by the original Constitutional Sheriff, Richard Mack and the NRA,” Ivey wrote, referring to the association’s founder, a former Arizona sheriff.
  • EDITORIAL: We’ll see you at the Logan County Fair! July 27, 2021 5:29 pm Summer may be winding down but there is still plenty of fun to be had, especially with the Logan County Fair going “On With the Show!” later this week. It’s one of the highlights of the year and this year’s it’s back to “normal” with rodeos, a carnival and …
  • Editorial cartoon for July 27, 2021 July 27, 2021 5:06 pm
  • Ask Ivanka: Washington Post editorial board calls on Democrats to subpoena Trump's daughter July 27, 2021 4:37 pm The Washington Post editorial board is calling on the Democrats' January 6 select committee to subpoena Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump, his son-in-law Jared Kushner, and former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows.  "Top of the list …
  • EDITORIAL: 55+ new laws signed by governor July 27, 2021 3:20 pm If you skipped over Page A5 of today’s paper, we encourage you to backtrack a little because you missed something kind of important. That page has a listing and descriptions of the more than 55 bills that Gov. JB Pritzker signed into law on Friday. There …
  • Tuesday, July 27, 2021: Editorial cartoon July 27, 2021 3:20 pm
  • Editorial: Kirkwood July 27, 2021 3:04 pm It’s not often that an entire neighborhood of 260 homes gets rezoned. That’s exactly what could happen if Camden City Council takes the next step in approving a request to rezone the Kirkwood Community adjacent to the Dusty Bend commercial district during …
  • Editorial: Capping cruise ships  July 27, 2021 2:58 pm Whether they travel by land or sea, everyone it seems wants to be on Mount Desert Island. June visitation to Acadia shattered the all-time record for that month, increasing 31.4 percent over the previous high and up 226 percent over pandemic-affected June …
  • Editorial: The $10.6-million question  July 27, 2021 2:58 pm The Hancock County Commissioners have a happy – if potentially knotty – problem to solve. How to spend $10.6 million in federal COVID-19 relief funds awarded over the next two years. Of course, there are strings attached. So many that the county has hired …
  • EDITORIAL: Too Many Tourists, Part Seven July 27, 2021 1:30 pm Read Part One Full-time residents who haven’t yet taken a few minutes to respond to the Pagosa Housing Partners Residential Housing Survey can click here to participate. The 23-question survey, co-sponsored by the Town of Pagosa Springs, the Pagosa Springs …
  • EDITORIAL: State Supreme Court is right to protect Oil and Gas Fund July 27, 2021 12:47 pm Jul. 27—When it comes to environmental issues, it often seems like a struggle between protecting nature and protecting the bottom line. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court just made a decision that puts them on the same side — even if the state wouldn't see …
  • Maverick Citizen: Tuesday Editorial: Cover-up? Gauteng government retreats from financial transparency July 27, 2021 12:15 pm In the wake of the scandal Gauteng Premier David Makhura emerged to claim the high ground as a proponent of clean and transparent government; he repeatedly promised open finances, lifestyle audits and intolerance of officials implicated in corruption. ( …
  • Editorial: The nearly hopeless case of the world's smallest cetacean July 27, 2021 12:00 pm A decade ago, only about 250 vaquita porpoises still swam in the waters at the northern end of Mexico’s Gulf of California, their only habitat. How things have changed in a short time. Be forewarned: You’re not about to get a heartwarming species success …
  • Editorial: The right's new tone on COVID vaccines July 27, 2021 11:59 am Take a look at a map of the U.S. overlaid with COVID-19 vaccine rates and a clear pattern emerges: The states with the smallest percentage of their eligible population inoculated also skew politically toward the Republican Party. And the lowest of them all …
  • EDITORIAL: Nice to see fair get back to normal July 27, 2021 10:39 am Ready for pig wrestling, carnival rides, funnel cakes, live music and champion steers? The Park County Fair returns Tuesday for nearly a week of excitement. And this year it’s back to normal. We’re excited and we hope the community goes in droves to the …
  • EDITORIAL: Now That Kanu, Igboho Have Been Arrested, What Next? July 27, 2021 10:30 am The Nigerian government on June 29 arrested the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). His arrest followed a collaborative effort between security agencies in Nigeria and Interpol. Nnamdi Kanu’s younger brother, Kingsley Kanu said he …
  • Editorial: Consider changing property tax tiers July 27, 2021 10:13 am Mahalo for supporting Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Enjoy this free story! The 2020 economic slump may have slowed the rate of increase in Oahu property assessments, but not for long. It was already clear before the pandemic struck that million-dollar …
  • Editorial cartoons for Tuesday, July 27 July 27, 2021 8:36 am
  • Editorial: Best choices for Marysville, Everett school boards July 27, 2021 8:36 am By The Herald Editorial Board Voters in the Marysville and Everett school districts have choices to make for their school boards in the Aug. 3 primary, leading up to the Nov. 2 general election. Marysville School District Following recent months of …
  • Tomaszewska steps up as Virago editorial director July 27, 2021 8:35 am Published July 27, 2021 by Heloise Wood Virago’s Rose Tomaszewska has been promoted to editorial director, two years after joining the company.   Virago’s Rose Tomaszewska has been promoted to editorial director, two years after joining the company.   …
  • Bonus editorial cartoon for July 27, 2021 July 27, 2021 6:28 am
  • Editorial: Time for Senate to pass, not spike, betting bill  July 27, 2021 6:07 am House lawmakers last week again put the legalization of sports betting in the Senate’s court after overwhelmingly approving a bill that would allow that gaming activity for the second time in as many years. “The time has come for us to legalize sports …
  • EDITORIAL: Big Tech not immune to ‘creative destruction’ July 27, 2021 6:03 am Politicians have to meddle, but the market can deal with “bigness” on its own. Big Tech is increasingly in the cross-hairs of politicians from both major political parties — albeit often for different reasons. Attacking “bigness” is a recurring theme in …
  • EDITORIAL: State should release sought-after covid data immediately July 27, 2021 12:58 am If you bought something online and you received less than 5 percent of your order, you’d be pretty ticked off, right? Or if you went the ATM and tried to take out $100 of your own money and the machine only spit out four dollars and change, you’d be …
  • Editorial: Private summer and after-school could be smart addition to SC school efforts July 27, 2021 12:41 am It might seem strange to ask the Legislature to spend $50 million in federal COVID-19 relief funding for private and nonprofit after-school and summer programs when public schools already have $3 billion in emergency funds they could use to offer such …
  • NYT Editorial Board Comes Out In Defense Of Woman Who Was Punished For ‘F*** Biden’ Sign July 27, 2021 12:31 am The New York Times Editorial Board published an article Saturday in defense of a woman who was punished because the signs on her property that criticized President Joe Biden contained profanities. Roselle Park Municipal Court Judge Gary Bundy ordered …
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Editorial: Calling out so-called 'prophets' who miscalled Trump's election victory July 27, 2021 12:22 am “They were convinced that they were right, and we should listen to them,” Markell told listeners. “They were all wrong,” she added, laughing. All it takes is a cheap website or a YouTube posting for charlatans to gain a global following. One Pinckneyville, …
  • Editorial: In a post-pandemic world, clubs must take priority July 27, 2021 12:03 am Protecting clubs and societies should remain a top priority for the Carleton University Students’ Association (CUSA) as we move into a post-pandemic university experience. CUSA, which controls the status of campus clubs and monitors allocation of student …
  • Editorial: Rollins must leave her no-prosecute list in her desk July 26, 2021 11:13 pm Suffolk District Attorney Rachael Rollins needs to leave her no-prosecute list at home if she lands the U.S. Attorney post for Massachusetts. President Biden, once again appearing to pacify the progressive wing of the Democratic party, has nominated …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: Vaccination enters faster modes July 26, 2021 11:12 pm The Herald The national vaccination programme is now moving into a much higher gear with vaccine supplies now secured and the vaccination teams managing to jab more than a third of a million arms each week, a rate that will see around 1,5 million doses …
  • [Editorial] Worrying figures July 26, 2021 10:31 pm A string of data released last week showed structural deterioration in South Korea’s unemployment problem, heightening the need for a shift in the government’s policy efforts toward job creation. The number of discouraged workers in the country stood at …
  • Editorial: Monday Shorts: Another category of heroes July 26, 2021 10:20 pm Here are some brief thoughts on recent happenings in Franklin County and the North Quabbin region. Another category of heroesLike the health care heroes of the coronavirus pandemic, the relentless rainfall last week reminded us of another category of local …
  • Editorial: THANKS FOR GIVING BACK TO ANGUILLA July 26, 2021 9:59 pm Over the course of time, a number of groups and individuals in Anguilla, and abroad, has been generous enough to make some tangible donations to social development on the island, resulting in the appreciation and gratitude of the Government and people. The …
  • Israel needs to take a bigger step for the environment - editorial July 26, 2021 9:37 pm Israel’s environmental history is littered with well-intentioned but not very serious proclamations by various governments about their plan to do something about climate change. There’s no question about the urgency of the situation on the planet, despite …
  • Kevin Necessary editorial cartoons July 26, 2021 9:08 pm
  • Editorial: The California salmon wipeout is even worse than you think July 26, 2021 8:56 pm The news reports about the California salmon wipeout got a good chunk of the story right: Record-breaking heat waves made Northern California rivers too warm to sustain migrating Chinook salmon, and virtually all of the salmon in the Sacramento River this …
  • Editorial: Vaccination requirements deservedly win the court battle against ignorance July 26, 2021 8:09 pm A federal judge has ruled that Indiana University has every right to require coronavirus vaccinations before students may return to class. The ruling is based on precedent as well as common sense. It should boggle the minds of smart, thinking people …
  • Editorial: For women in Illinois prisons, life isn’t reality TV, it’s just real July 26, 2021 7:12 pm Can this new “decarceration” effort, as advocates call it achieve their ambitious goal of reducing the women’s prison population by 50% or more? So far, in contrast to the heavily punitive push in today’s national political mood, the incarceration …
  • Editorial- A Tulsa educator takes a principled stand on House Bill 1775 July 26, 2021 5:49 pm Carlisha Williams Bradley has heard a lot of feedback since she cast the lone no vote on penalizing schools and teachers for classroom conversations on race and gender. MIKE SIMONS, TULSA WORLD We have long admired Carlisha Williams Bradley, but never any …
  • Editorial: Elizabethtown and Clarkton smack homers hosting tourneys July 26, 2021 5:03 pm Elizabethtown, like Clarkton earlier in the month, hit a home run. Being chosen by any organization to host its premier event is no small accomplishment. To get the assignment, then handle it with aplomb, takes one heck of an effort and not by any single …
  • Editorial: Closed this week for vacation July 26, 2021 4:15 pm Morinville Online – MorinvilleNews.com will be closed this week for the first of two weeks’ summer holidays. The second will be the last week of August. We do have some local news stories and information scheduled for you over the week to keep you informed …
  • Nathan Bedford Forrest's bust exits Capitol. Finally. Activists deserve credit. So does Bill Lee. | Editorial July 26, 2021 3:58 pm Opinion and Engagement Director David Plazas wrote this editorial on behalf of the USA TODAY Network Tennessee editors. Editor's note: This editorial has received lots of reaction on social media, email and comments. We encourage you to add your voice. …
  • Editorial: Olympics offer a chance to escape July 26, 2021 3:20 pm Friday’s opening ceremonies formally kicked off the XXXII Olympiad. Organizers estimate the event will draw more than 200 nations and more than 11,000 athletes. There will be the traditional favorites such as track and field, swimming, gymnastics and …
  • It’s on you to push our leaders to a new kind of pioneer spirit, Tribune Editorial Board writes July 26, 2021 2:15 pm If our political, business and religious leaders cannot do the right thing, we must select new leaders. (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) An abandoned boat sits on one of the many dried up ponds in the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, a 74,000- …
  • EDITORIAL: Too Many Tourists, Part Six July 26, 2021 1:20 pm Read Part One As I see it, there are three possible situations at hand, in the summer of 2021. 1) We don’t have enough tourists, and attracting more will be a good thing. 2) We have just the right amount of tourism, and we don’t need to attract more, but …
  • Guest editorial: Sundance Film Fest is drifting away from Park City July 26, 2021 1:09 pm Despite being a huge fan of indie cinema and the Sundance Film Festival, it pains me to observe the festival demoting Park City’s role, and I predict that in coming weeks it will decide to not build a headquarters in the city Arts & Culture District. …
  • EDITORIAL: The show must go on July 26, 2021 12:42 pm Summer is a popular time to tie the knot, especially in Arkansas, since you're likely to have sunny weather for your big day. But last year with the pandemic, a number of couples were faced with a choice: downsize the wedding, or postpone it. We were …
  • Editorial: Safety comes first in the classroom July 26, 2021 12:01 pm When it comes to COVID-19’s impact on public schools, what a difference two months make — and yet, how little has changed in a year. It was just two months ago that optimism was high for a wholesale return to in-person classes, after a difficult year-and-a …
  • Editorial: Speed kills. It's time for California to slow down cars July 26, 2021 11:46 am The Los Angeles City Council was recently forced to raise speed limits on sections of Olympic and Overland boulevards in West L.A. — where a woman was killed this year by a recklessly speeding driver. Why? Because an outdated and absurd law essentially …
  • Editorial: How Caltech can make amends for illegal drilling near petroglyphs July 26, 2021 11:46 am The petroglyphs were just three feet from where the Caltech geology students would drill more than two dozen holes in the rock face, each of them one inch in diameter. And yet one of the participants, assigned to do advance scanning, failed to notice the …
  • Editorial: Spend, borrow, repeat will be the ‘debt’ of us July 26, 2021 10:56 am When the COVID-19 pandemic eventually recedes, its global costs will become clearer. Paradoxically, that accounting begins with hardships that cannot be calculated: the suffering of so many families, communities, nations. Those human losses are paramount. …
  • EditoriaL: Don't make it easy for vehicle to be stolen July 26, 2021 10:34 am There aren’t many more sickening feelings than finding an empty space where your car is supposed to be. Victims of vehicle theft often feel personally violated. To many people their car is an extension of themselves. This is the time of year when car …
  • Editorial: Will Illinois Democrats ‘Let the people vote!’ on pension reform? July 26, 2021 10:10 am That was nearly nine months ago — enough time for smarter state finance ideas to gestate. We had hoped that, with their fantasy of higher income tax rates dashed, the ruling Democrats would focus on the cost side of their ledger. Put another way, we hoped …
  • Editorial: 'Help wanted' as employers find a path forward July 26, 2021 8:14 am There was a time not too many months ago when dining out meant getting a meal delivered to home or car by a restaurant server or delivery service. Sitting down with friends and family in a busy restaurant was not an option during the darkest days of the …
  • Guest editorial | Redistricting amendment shows Harrisburg hypocrisy July 26, 2021 6:19 am The following editorial appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The Tribune-Democrat. Political hypocrisy is rarely in short supply in Harrisburg, but a recent move by the Senate State Government Committee …
  • EDITORIAL: Time to replace THT Health July 26, 2021 5:22 am It’s not just teachers who should be concerned about the financial mismanagement of THT Health It’s not just teachers who should be concerned about the financial mismanagement of THT Health, previously known as the Teachers Health Trust. This month, the …
  • Editorial Comment: Zacc must redouble drive against graft July 26, 2021 3:08 am The Herald Everyone knows corruption, corruption-related activity and other fiddles involving money laundering and even tax evasion were bad, but the estimate by the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission that US$7 billion was taken out of Zimbabwe from all …
  • Editorial: To save voting rights, President Biden needs to take on the filibuster rule July 26, 2021 2:06 am President Joe Biden did not overstate our national crisis the other day when he denounced the current attack on voting rights as “the most un-American thing that any of us can imagine, the most undemocratic, the most unpatriotic … ” To those strong words, …
  • PI Editorial: Despite recent setbacks, let’s not lose sight of a south escape route for Glenwood Springs July 26, 2021 1:36 am Post Independent Editorial Board Recently the challenges have mounted against making another bridge connecting south Glenwood Springs to the Colorado Highway 82 corridor. While the Glenwood Springs City Council voted earlier this year for a tunnel option, …
  • Editorial: Breaking the grip of terror July 26, 2021 12:02 am ESCALATION of violence and the hardline Taliban’s unrestrained rampage across Afghanistan is now the stark reality and the inevitability many feared would haunt Afghanistan after the withdrawal of US-led troops. The insurgents have always threatened to …
  • Guest editorial: When it comes to growth, enough is enough July 25, 2021 10:14 pm Vincent Crestone Summit Park As we watch a series of torrent fires burn across the west ravaging acres of land and setting innocent structures ablaze containing the lives and memories of those who once inhabited them, we have to look no further than our …
  • Guest editorial: The fall of American democracy July 25, 2021 10:14 pm I naively thought when Joe Biden won the 2020 Presidency, there would be as usual a peaceful transition from Republican to Democrat control of the government. This is how it has been since the writing of the Constitution. This is how America has …
  • Editorial: Harry Griffin DUI case points to another problem with SC law July 25, 2021 9:17 pm The most obvious thing to say about Charleston City Councilman Harry Griffin’s driving under the influence charge that was dropped last week is that he wasn’t exonerated. Whether he was a lucky DUI lottery winner or was unfairly stripped of the right to …
  • [Editorial] Absurd eulogy July 25, 2021 8:51 pm Members of the Cheonghae naval unit recalled their nightmarish lives aboard the Munmu the Great, a destroyer where a COVID-19 outbreak started July 2, in an anonymous interview with the Ministry of National Defense’s joint press corps Friday. The number of …
  • Editorial: ‘Bronzeville Lakefront’ to rise from the ashes of old Michael Reese site July 25, 2021 6:26 pm Wise heads around town know that, as a matter of the utmost urgency, Chicago has to make itself far more attractive to young, college-educated people of color, a mobile demographic that, more and more, is choosing other destinations in which to live and …
  • Editorial: Adopting new plan makes sense for Marin, coastal commission July 25, 2021 6:05 pm Marin County’s adoption of a new coastal plan — with a green light from the California Coastal Commission — is an example of long-sought political progress. Instead of continuing their costly and time-consuming loggerheads, the two legislative bodies have …
  • For Israel, Olympics always carry extra emotional baggage - editorial July 25, 2021 5:10 pm The Olympics Games in Tokyo this year are clearly suffering from the effects of the worldwide pandemic. Even the way they are still called the 2020 Olympics reflect the way they were postponed by a year.  For Israel, the Olympics will always carry extra …
  • Editorial: Redouble efforts against virus July 25, 2021 11:16 am Mahalo for supporting Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Enjoy this free story! It is not over, folks — not by a long shot. And shots, lots more of them, are what’s needed before Hawaii can beat the coronavirus. The state saw alarming case spikes all last week, to …
  • Editorial: We need a COVID postmortem so we do better with the next plague July 25, 2021 11:04 am The most troubling revelation in “The Premonition,” the recent book by California author Michael Lewis, was that during the first crucial first months of the COVID-19 pandemic no one was really in charge of our nation’s response. The states were looking to …
  • Editorial: L.A. shouldn't remove portable toilets from homeless encampments July 25, 2021 11:04 am Homeless people need shelter and housing, but they also desperately need public toilets. Without access to them, the unhoused have no choice but to carry out their most necessary and private of bodily functions on public streets and sidewalks. That’s a …
  • Editorial: Finding volunteer firefighters is an enormous challenge July 25, 2021 10:08 am The news at fire departments from Greenport to Wading River is grim. There are just not enough volunteers to do the work that presents itself week after week. Take, for example, Greenport Fire Department. As our story this week explains, there used to be a …
  • EDITORIAL: All caffeine, no campus — a deeper look at caffeine at BYU-Idaho July 25, 2021 10:00 am Written by Scot Oppenlander, Truman Burgess and Katie Card How would BYU-Idaho students react if the Honor Code prohibited the consumption of caffeine? While not explicitly stated in the Honor Code, BYU-I appears to disapprove of students consuming …
  • Editorial: Schwab, Zarlingo for new Everett council positions July 25, 2021 10:00 am By The Herald Editorial Board Because of a recent switch in how voters elect members of the Everett City Council and the decisions by three current council members to step down at the end of the year, city residents can expect significant churn in the …
  • Top choices for council seats | Editorial July 25, 2021 9:52 am So where have all of these people been the past few years? The best part of this selection process for the two vacancies on the Chico City Council isn’t just the names of the six finalists. It was the injection of so much new (and, in some cases, not-so- …
  • NWA EDITORIAL: Unmasking a bad law July 25, 2021 7:42 am Every day that passes brings into stark relief the folly of Act 1002, passed by an overzealous Arkansas General Assembly this spring. It was signed by a practical, yet dispirited, lame-duck governor who, if he didn't agree with it, no longer had the …
  • EDITORIAL: FDA protocols increase vaccine hesitancy July 25, 2021 6:07 am The Food and Drug Administration has long had a reputation for being overly cautious when it comes to the approval of new medications and devices. Agency scientists take pride in their methodical and meticulous approach and its respect for patient safety. …
  • EDITORIAL: Voters don't want a fall election July 25, 2021 4:22 am Article content Amid rampant speculation Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is about to call a federal election, it’s interesting that a Nanos/CTV poll released last week found most Canadians don’t want one. Article content Only 26% of those surveyed were …
  • Editorial: Pakistan’s aggression in Spin-Boldak July 25, 2021 1:26 am A video has been doing rounds on social media shows Pakistani militias crossed the zero point of the impose crossing- Durand Line. Pakistan has always held vicious intentions towards Afghanistan. The Pakistani military- who maintain the power on the …
  • EDITORIAL: What’s the state’s plan for the next COVID surge? July 25, 2021 1:10 am With covid cases once again on the rise — thanks in large part to many people still refusing to get vaccinated and the domination of the Delta variant in the resurgence — it raises the question of how the state plans to handle another potential wave. What’ …
  • Editorial: Experiencing the arts, together July 25, 2021 12:55 am Violinist and singer Enion Pelta of the indie folk band Taarka was beaming on the Bandshell stage Sunday afternoon at the Boulder Creek Festival, and it wasn’t just from the 97-degree heat. “It means so much for artists to be able to play for live …
  • Orlando Sentinel's editorial board implores Floridians to get vaccinated July 24, 2021 11:05 pm The editorial board of the Orlando Sentinel newspaper urged Floridans to get vaccinated, saying in an editorial published Saturday that the consequences of "losing this fight against COVID" will set the country up for more despair.  “Please, …
  • Editorial: Annexation or no, protect Phillips Community from denser development July 24, 2021 10:24 pm At first blush, the town of Mount Pleasant's move to annex 9 acres of mostly undeveloped property in the Phillips Community seems ill-advised. Parallel efforts are underway to list the historic African American settlement community on both the National …
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  • Editorial: New Charleston protest rules strike good balance on free speech, public safety July 24, 2021 8:27 pm Policing people's right to protest might be one of the toughest challenges law enforcement faces, especially when passionate crowds of otherwise law-abiding people are unaware of local rules designed to keep them safe and everyone gets swept up in the …
  • US, Taiwan could face sudden blow at any time in Taiwan Straits editorial July 24, 2021 8:10 pm Illustration: Xia Qing/GTA US C-146A Wolfhound landed at Taipei Songshan Airport on Thursday morning and made a brief stop to deliver a package to the new American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) director, Sandra Oudkirk. The Chinese Ministry of National …