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Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018 12:14 am
 It seems there’s a whole bunch of serious women making a serious leap this election year, giving new meaning to the phrase “a march on Washington.” Most political pundits declare this midt...
Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 12:10 am
Tell me: What does it actually mean to be an American? In the press of day-to-day events and amid the ongoing tumult of politics, we don’t think about this much. Yet it’s a crucial question, one t...
Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018 12:17 am
On Jan. 1, 1937, Social Security became effective, which meant workers and employers began making payments into a special U.S. Treasury account. The Republican Party, seeing an opportunity to siphon o...
Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 12:14 am
Is there a more despised word among Republicans than “environmentalist”? For many GOP voters, the term conjures up a mental image of tree-hugging socialists hell-bent on regulating our country bac...
Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 12:16 am
 “Do most women wait 40 years to claim someone tried to rape them? Or is that just liberal women?” –A meme posted on my Facebook news feed by a high school friend.When I read those words, I...
Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 12:12 am
Diversity in the doctor’s office saves lives.That’s the finding of a recent study from Harvard. Researchers at the T.H. Chan School of Public Health examined outcomes for over 1.2 million Medicare...
Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018 12:16 am
 Imagine there are a lot of people who have heart disease hanging out at Lincoln Library – and every day patrons have to walk by people having heart attacks and strokes, or wheezing and coughin...
Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018 12:19 am
It’s no secret to my family and friends how troubled I’ve been by the devastation wrought by the Trump administration. The NATO summit and Trump’s meeting with Putin was outrageous. And he lies...

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