Columns

  • ALEC's starring role in the 'Wrecking Crew' 12/19/2014

    It's not a new movie. ALEC is part of the wrecking crew Thomas Frank wrote about in his 2008 book. By now, you'd think Kansans would get it. Most don' ...

  • Should profiling be banned? 12/19/2014

    Last week, the Obama administration announced new curbs on racial profiling by federal law enforcement. Before deciding whether this is good or bad po ...

  • Governing vs. giving 12/18/2014

    It's the season for giving. That doesn't mean it's the season for government. Government creates loyalty in the minds of citizens by pretending t ...

  • Adapting to change 12/17/2014

    Without question, agricultural research is one of the most vital investments we can make to feed our increasing population and protect our planet. A ...

  • Newman provides western Kansas education 12/17/2014

    Last month, Patrick Lowry, Hays Daily News editor and publisher, penned an editorial critical of Dodge City Community College President Don Woodburn. ...

  • Securing the future of aerospace in Kansas 12/16/2014

    Safeguarding our nation means both a strong national defense and a strong economy. The aerospace industry is where these two priorities combine. In to ...

  • The future with Brownback 12/16/2014

    Gov. Sam Brownback: Fiendishly clever -- or not. Boy, how often do you get to write that about a governor? Here's how this shakes out. Brownback ...

  • White Christmas, red Christmas 12/15/2014

    Christmas on the Rez was like Christmas anywhere else, only worse. Kidding. I jest. The holiday season, New Year's no less than Christmas, radiated ...

  • A reason to celebrate 12/15/2014

    You probably won't hear a bunch of balloons popping or firecrackers exploding today. There likely won't be any big speeches offered or parades throu ...

  • Building a competitive opposition party 12/14/2014

    Democrats were swept for the most part in midterm elections, both nationally and across Kansas. But Kansas Democrats have a few openings on which to b ...

  • Without religious freedom, there won't be peace 12/14/2014

    On Dec. 10, 1948, the nations of the world gathered at the United Nations to adopt the Universal Declaration of Rights, an American-inspired proclamat ...

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