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What source of ethics and morality is available today?
President Obama refers to the terrorist bathing part of the Middle East in blood ad ISIS while many still call them by the name with which they emerged ISIL. He says they are not Islamic. ISIS stan...
September 27, 2014 09:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ladies with servant hearts leave lasting legacy
The year 1985 was 29 years ago. I was 23 and married at the time. It felt as if I would always be young. My grandparents were alive. Both my parents were healthy. There was plenty of family to pick...
September 26, 2014 11:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Riverfest time brings sweet reflections
If you talk with Molly Mercer, Millie Cline or Delane Stevens for very long, you know sooner or later the conversation will turn toward the Service League of Cherokee County. Like the other 97 memb...
September 25, 2014 08:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia Voices: Deal with ISIL rattlesnakes now, not later
It seems our Washington leadership has found something it can agree on — national defense. Since the 9/11 attacks that we observed the 13th anniversary of recently, the threats to America have been...
September 24, 2014 11:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bordering on victory: Immigration a winning issue
Everyone is on tenterhooks wondering what the Republicans’ national strategy for the November elections will be. Shouldn’t they be thinking of that soon? The GOP desperately needs a “wave” election...
September 27, 2014 09:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘A’ is for agitation: What’s really going on in Jefferson’s schools
There’s a big battle brewing in the Jefferson County, Colo., school system. The manufactured controversy over a proposed curriculum review is generating national headlines. But the fight is not abo...
September 26, 2014 11:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Libertarian, medical marijuana could decide ... a hot florida race
Just last year, it looked like former-Republican-governor-turned-independent-turned-Democrat Charlie Crist was a cinch to defeat incumbent GOP Gov. Rick Scott in his re-election bid. But with Elect...
September 26, 2014 11:52 PM | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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National Voices: The People’s March against common sense
Climate protesters descended upon Manhattan on Sunday to vent their frustrations about a world they don’t understand. On display at the People’s Climate March were ideology and idealism conspiring ...
September 25, 2014 08:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our real Syria strategy: Containment-plus
WASHINGTON — Late, hesitant and reluctant as he is, President Obama has begun effecting a workable strategy against the Islamic State. True, he’s been driven there by public opinion. Does anyone im...
September 25, 2014 08:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia Voices: Watching the state’s watchdogs
It is both telling and troubling that the state agency assigned to police ethical behavior in government hasn’t been able to mind its own store. And that needs to change. The ethics commission, for...
September 24, 2014 11:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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