April 16, 2008 RSS feed / Opinion

County Democrats are putting politics before people in Mejias' spat


N.C. Leg. Dave Mejias has been touted as the bad-boy of the Democratic party, and was slapped down last week by Democratic leaders for failing to walk the party line-again. More...

Readers respond to Flaherty charges

Public commentary

Dear Editor: We cannot remain silent in the wake of a tragic effort by this School Board to ruin the career of anyone for political reasons. More...

Journalism has lost a friend

Almost two decades ago, I had the opportunity to meet Bob Greene, the former Newsday reporter and editor who helped bring excitement and credibility to Long Island's only daily. More...


Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?