I’ll take a pass on computer passwords

I’ll take a pass on computer passwords

The computer revolution is nearing its end.I predict that in a few short years, the invention that has revolutionized the ways in which we live our li...

January 16th, 2019 |  


The discretionary federal workforce

The discretionary federal workforce

By Tristan WeisI am one of the roughly 800,000 furloughed federal workers. I work in Washington, D.C., as a presidential management fellow doing congr...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Sears was the Amazon of its time

Sears was the Amazon of its time

At the present, Sears is barely surviving in bankruptcy court, But, there was a day when Sears was the Amazon of its time. It made the mail-order cata...

January 13th, 2019 |  



What defines ‘patriotism’?

To the Editor:There seems to be little unanimity among Americans as to what constitutes patriotism. And yet we all, as a rule, hold the concept in the...

January 13th, 2019 |  


Stopping the madness at four-way stops

Stopping the madness at four-way stops

My grasp of the workings of a four-way stop are as follows: all four ways stop. On the face of it, this does not seem to be too complicated. Nor does ...

January 12th, 2019 |  


Protecting Ohioans’ healthcare

Protecting Ohioans’ healthcare

Last month, a Texas judge handed down a despicable decision that threatens the health coverage of 20 million people and undermines pre-existing condit...

January 12th, 2019 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: We’ve all seen this movie before

Leonard Pitts Jr.: We’ve all seen this movie before

Haven’t we seen this movie before?Certainly, there is a sense of deja vu all over again as one watches the right wing hyperventilate over a cert...

January 11th, 2019 |  


Trump’s wall and illegal ‘prowlers’

Trump’s wall and illegal ‘prowlers’

A few years ago, I visited South Africa, where the average house was surrounded by a concrete wall. South Africa has many villages and rural communiti...

January 11th, 2019 |  


Alexa vexes and perplexes

Alexa vexes and perplexes

Is technology innovation doing us more harm than good? My family offers proof that it is.My parents recently got Amazon’s supposedly “inte...

January 11th, 2019 |  


Drop the wall and get the country going again

To the Editor:Enough!Do immigration reform, drop the wall, and get the country operational.The whole country is now in chaos over a badly thought out ...

January 11th, 2019 |