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Halting harassment falls to us all

The wildfire-like spread of reporting on sexual harassment and sexual assault is both depressing and encouraging. I've been surprised...

November 21, 2017 1:00 am


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Regulations discourage farmers

Under-regulation of concentrated animal feeding operations is a myth.

November 21, 2017 1:00 am


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A question of trust

On Nov. 8, less than 24 hours before it became public, city officials met with me (and other council members) regarding a July 27...

November 20, 2017 1:00 am


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Pay-to-play leaves a poor perception

Our democracy is in deep trouble, and the influence of money is a major cause. Thanks to an ordinance just introduced at City Council,...

November 20, 2017 1:00 am


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'Not an A la carte proposition'

It just happens naturally. People fight for – and over – the things they care the most about.

November 19, 2017 1:00 am


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Comfort for all is hospice's sole goal

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and, as the holiday season is upon us, families will travel to be with loved ones...

November 19, 2017 1:00 am


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Late-night laughs

Stephen Colbert

November 18, 2017 1:00 am


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Addressing harassment

I recently passed on some firsthand accounts of the myriad ways in which women face an extra set of challenges in my area, the national...

November 17, 2017 1:00 am


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Wabash, other colleges suffer under GOP tax proposal

Buried deep within the Republican-sponsored tax code proposed last Thursday – on page 75 – is language that could seriously...

November 17, 2017 1:00 am


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More gun limits can't keep us safe

I don't think that anyone will dispute that gun violence has become all too prevalent in this country. It matters not where you live,...

November 16, 2017 1:00 am


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Open for debate

I have been getting bombarded with calls and emails asking me to respond to the Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Council's call for the...

November 15, 2017 1:00 am


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The Burmese tightrope

A day after Sen. Todd Young, R-Indiana, issued a news release supporting legislation that would impose targeted sanctions and travel...

November 14, 2017 1:00 am


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Facts to the contrary

Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, has come out in support of the tax reform recently proposed in Congress, claiming it is good for middle-class...

November 13, 2017 1:00 am


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At the 100-mile mark, a trail of progress

This week we celebrate the 100th mile of our Trail Network: a system that safely connects residents, neighborhoods and businesses. It's...

November 12, 2017 1:00 am


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#FirstTimeISawMe

This summer, Netflix launched a hashtag-focused brand campaign #FirstTimeISawMe. The campaign was an effort to celebrate Netflix's own...

November 12, 2017 1:00 am