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November 1, 2012 RSS feed / Editorials


Saddened by racist politics

Dear Editor, I have been saddened by the racist politics being orchestrated by the Republicans. I have been a state representative for the past 18 years and I have represented Democrats and Republicans, blacks and whites equally. More...

Performance pay for the politicians

Sitting in the press box at Jordan-Hare Stadium last month as LSU invaded the Loveliest Village on the Plains, the place was abuzz with media from across the Nation. Not a seat was vacant. Anticipation was razor-sharp. More...

Election is a misnomer

The nation will elect our 45th president this Tuesday. The word elect is a misnomer. We do not elect our president. They are selected by the Electoral College. This is a travesty. More...

Always figured those quiz shows were rigged

Ramblin’ Roses and Flyin’ Bricks

Nov. 4, 1959 More...

Amendment Two is important for economic development

Editor, More...


Do you agree or disagree with efforts to remove flags related to the Confederacy (battle flag or national flag) from public properties?