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The 'Progressive' Empire: A call to action

On the Ban of Transgender Persons from Service in the United States Military
27 July 2017
Cambria York

On July 26, 2017, POTUS Donald Trump issued the following statement through his Twitter feed: 2,045 more words


How the TSA Is Fighting a Tech War With Terrorists

The Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) new security regulations, requiring all electronics larger than a cell phone to be placed in bins for x-ray screening in standard passenger lanes, is the latest move in the technology war against terrorists. 762 more words


Commentary: The Stranger that the Author Hasn't Met

If you’re reading this, then we’ve both met someone new today.

I’ve been thinking about this story for the better part of four years, and in that time I’ve come up with a wide cast of characters, both main and supporting. 391 more words


A New Life for the Al Price Unit?

Currently, what was once Jefferson County’s Al Price Juvenile Corrections Facility is sitting idle with weeds and grasses slowly taking over its landscape.  As such, about the only thing this facility demonstrates is yet another tremendous waste of taxpayer dollars.   195 more words

Jefferson County Beer Party

Five Podcasts to Enjoy Now

If I can fit it into my schedule, I like to take a long walk or hike in the late afternoon. My day starts at dawn, so it gives my hands and eyes a rest and helps clear my mind for the next day’s reporting. 721 more words


The slice stops here

Let’s take a little detour in the debate over Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Let’s talk pizza, or at least the business of pizza. 425 more words


Haha This looks like a meme I would make.  CBS says the meme deals with the presidential election – I guess that was the last one we had – Nov 2016.   664 more words