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Mayors know best, not state officials

Cities are vital in this state. They deal with issues which the state cannot and mayors are at the forefront of those issues. The...

The United Nations is nothing but a joke

Saudi Arabia is overseeing an influential human rights panel for the United Nations. I don't know whether to laugh at the irony or cry...

Law enforcement needs to be held accountable for their transgressions

Police officers have had a rough year, and it just continues to get worse. Instead of changing their policing, enforcers double-down and continue to...

Breast-feeding should be a private activity

Breast-feeding should be kept private. There, I said it. I’d prefer not to be subjected to exposed breasts while I’m eating Chipotle. When it comes...

Nursing mothers should not be harassed

There is nothing wrong with a mother feeding her child in public areas. Breast-feeding a child is a completely natural and innocent act. Unfortunately, nursing...

Talk It Out: Breast-feeding

Opinions Editor Brandon Sams moderates a discussion between columnists Allison Chavez and Monique Guerrero about mothers breast-feeding in public. Chavez believes the act is...

Don’t drop that AP score

There seems to be more parking permits sold than spots available, which is a sign that stricter admission policies need to be enforced. Lowering...

Hillary Clinton email ‘scandal’ a non-issue

Politics are often marred with controversy and scandal—some real and others false. If there is one thing spiraling out of control in the race...

Build-a-Baby workshop, disastrous innovation

Playing God by editing DNA is not only blasphemous, but extremely dangerous to the development and success of the human race. Every human is born...

Martin Shkreli needs a dose of reality

Martin Shkreli quickly became America’s most hated man after purchasing the rights to the drug Daraprim and spiking the cost from a mere $13.50...