His rights are our rights

As a retiree, I was free to watch virtually all of the Trump impeachment debacle and its aftermath. Watching the supposed leaders from both...

Heck, tech is a wreck

First a warning and then an interesting, or at least disturbing fact. This article is about my buying a new iPad. Goodness knows I...

Technology — 1, Sue — 0

If you have read my columns for a while, you are familiar with my ongoing war with technology. Sadly, I lose many, if not...

Protecting victims of human trafficking

In January we mark National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month — a reminder that modern-day slavery is all too real, and it’s happening...

Jim McGuire: Signs and seasons

February has long been viewed as winter’s midpoint. “We’ve crossed the hump,” an old uncle of mine liked to say—usually about the time the...

The love story lie

It’s hard to believe it’s been 50 years since the classic movie, “Love Story” first hit the silver screen in 1970. If you’re a...

Larry Hamilton: It’s time to understand before becoming understood

How ironic is it that nearly three decades ago I began a commentary that referenced a mindset of some local residents which suggested a...

Mysteries of the universe — like oysters

There’s a president being impeached. A pandemic getting started in China. Earthquakes shaking up the Caribbean.When momentous events like this happen at the same...

Movie proves right triumphs from time to time

Amid all the accusations, misrepresentations, half-truths, and outright lies in today’s political environment, it’s important that we be reminded that a hero once walked...

Sherrod Brown: Delivering results for Ohio

If you only watched national cable news, you’d probably think not much was accomplished over the past year, and that Democrats and Republicans were...