GOP Islamophobia back with a vengeance

November 20, 2015 What a surprise. In the aftermath of Paris, Republicans have rediscovered one of their favorite illnesses, Islamophobia. Painting with a predictably broad brush, Marco …

We are not taking care of our own

November 19, 2015 Camille Nesler In 2012 the Department of Housing and Urban Development released a report that stated approximately 633,782 people were …

Grand Ole Opry turns 90

November 19, 2015 Danny Tyree News that the venerable “Grand Ole Opry” radio show turns 90 on Nov. 28 starts my memories flowing.

Anchor baby battle

November 18, 2015 Will Durst Prepare for earth-shattering news — immigration has become a key issue in the race for the Republican nomination.

Business of education

November 18, 2015 No doubt you’ve seen the ads on TV or in print. Smiling students, professional instructors, promises of better jobs, better earnings, …

ISIS and paper cups

November 17, 2015 Andrea Bruner The attacks in Paris have broken the heart of every Christian and sent us scurrying to hug our …

Politicians peddle fear because it works

November 17, 2015 Rick Jensen Politicians and activists throughout the ideological spectrum use fear tactics to win. Candidate Barack Obama portrayed Mitt …