The activist’s dilemma, pt. 3

The activist’s dilemma, pt. 3

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the last column in a three-part series exploring poverty, activism, and philanthropy. The views expressed are those of th...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Editorial roundup

The (Cleveland) Plain-Dealer, Oct. 3Americans reacted to news of the mass school shooting in a rural Oregon community college with heartache, shock, s...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Medicaid mythbuster No. 2: Source and quality of care

By Jon M. BaileyGuest ColumnistA constant complaint about Medicaid is that fewer healthcare providers take patients on public insurance programs, and ...

October 7th, 2015 |  



Manufacturing Day in Ohio

Manufacturing Day in Ohio

America is better off when we are making things. We have a powerful service economy, but the backbone of our greatness has always been those who make ...

October 7th, 2015 |  


What to do when your ‘kids’ start growing up

What to do when your ‘kids’ start growing up

Somewhere along the way, my kids grew up — and I missed it.The same children I spent countless hours watching watching learn how to to throw a b...

October 7th, 2015 updated: October 7th, 2015. |  


Who are the Amish?

Who are the Amish?

I always welcome and enjoy discussions on the subject of the Amish way of life. After receiving questions about what it’s like to be a young Ami...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Ham is good fit for board

To the Editor:I am writing this letter to share my impressions of an incredible young man I met last year. I had heard of Michael Ham from some very s...

October 6th, 2015 updated: October 6th, 2015. |  


It’s time to end the cycle

It’s time to end the cycle

By J.D. WintereggGuest columnistElections are not supposed to be opportunities for opportunists; they’re supposed to be opportunities for voters...

October 6th, 2015 updated: October 6th, 2015. |  


Clean and sober: one woman’s story

Clean and sober: one woman’s story

In a recent edition, the Dayton Daily News reported “Overdose drug available in Dayton without prescription.” The feature included soberin...

October 6th, 2015 |  


How would George feel about The Donald?

How would George feel about The Donald?

I would like to have George Washington come back from the dead for one day. I’d stand there and look at George, wearing those tight socks and th...

October 4th, 2015 |