The bad news about doing good

The bad news about doing good

If you are only willing to do what’s right when other people are playing fairly, then you will hardly ever do what’s right.The unfairness ...

June 28th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Hillary is no criminal

LETTER: Hillary is no criminal

To the editor:Hillary Clinton has never been arrested. She has never been charged with a crime. She has been scrutinized for 24 years. She was a lawye...

June 28th, 2016 |  


EU hints it may stop speaking English to spite UK

EU hints it may stop speaking English to spite UK

It has now become abundantly clear that the bureaucrats at the (European Union) are doing everything they can to punish the U.K. for voting to leave t...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Restoring self-government and the separation of powers

Restoring self-government and the separation of powers

President Ronald Reagan once said, “Almost all the world’s constitutions are documents in which governments tell the people what their pri...

June 28th, 2016 |  


The House at work: Putting patients first

The House at work: Putting patients first

This week, House Democrats spent their time on a publicity stunt in a misguided effort to restrict Americans’ Constitutional rights through arbi...

June 28th, 2016 |  


LETTER: RCC downtown campus part of old ‘pipe dream’

LETTER: RCC downtown campus part of old ‘pipe dream’

To the editor:This letter comments on the banner headline article appearing in the Journal on Wedesday, 15 June 2016 announcing a memorandum of agreem...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Selective outrage from the critics

Selective outrage from the critics

When I sat down to write this column, of course I had an idea of what to write about. That was not the issue.The issue for me was where is this column...

June 24th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Hospice heroes are ‘angels among us’

LETTER: Hospice heroes are ‘angels among us’

To the editor:There are heroes in Rockingham.I’m talking about the staff at hospice.I just want to thank them for helping my family through two ...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Radicalizing America

Radicalizing America

To the editor:The American Experiment took almost 250 years to mature. It has taken less than eight years to destabilize: largely because the internet...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Poll questions that cannot be answered

Poll questions that cannot be answered

I’m minding my business when suddenly my smartphone rang with an unfamiliar number. Curious, I picked up. It was the Gallup organization calling...

June 23rd, 2016 |