Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Trying to Make Winners Out of Losers

By now, most people probably know about one of Secretary Hillary Clinton’s biggest campaign 

'Loss of Place' is Legitimate, Fear of Frac Sand is Not

The mining of sand used for hydraulic fracking has become a controversial issue in communities throughout Western Wisconsin.

Washington DC: Don’t Just Do Something – Stand There

There is a warped Inside-the-Beltway fetish with “getting things done.” Warped – because of what many of those “things” consist.

'GMO' Labeling We Don't Need--And Won't Get

Controversy continues to rage over whether foods from plants modified with molecular genetic engineering techniques should have to be labeled as such.

Struggle for Freedom in America's Schools

By Nancy Thorner & Bonnie O'Neil - 

Association of Youth E-Cigarette Bans with Increased Smoking Confirmed

There is fresh evidence indicating that attempts to prohibit youth access to e-cigarettes increase youth smoking rates.

Regardless Who Wins In November, Freedom And Liberty Both Lose

Let us be clear. We are living, right now, in a time of emotional fear, hysterical anger, illogical demands, and dangerous temptations. In other words, liberty and prosperity are at risk.

“Green”—the Status Symbol the Affluent can Afford that Costs the Poor

Researchers have found that some buyers are willing to pay for environmentally friendly products because those products are “status symbols.” A report in the Atlantic 

Many in Washington DC are Drowning in Lake Me

I’ve heard the following quote ascribed to National Basketball Association (NBA) player, coach and executive Pat Riley – but the Internet is not giving up the ghost on provenance to him or anyone e

Big Healthcare’s Latest Attack on Patient Freedom

Anything with “Big” in it means Big Money, whether it’s Big Pharma, Big Oil, or whatever.