When absorbing news about the Mueller investigation, I can't help thinking of Saddam Hussein. No, I'm not equating our president with the late Iraqi dictator. I'm thinking more about our assumptions regarding Saddam's guilt.
This is a column about 42 percent of Republicans. It is also a column about trust.
We know street gangs are a problem in South Mississippi. Some of the most horrific crimes committed on the Coast were committed by members of street gangs. How do we know? The criminals told us.
In days gone by, a massacre of students like the atrocity at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School would have brought us together.
According to the indictment by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Russian trolls, operating out of St. Petersburg, took American identities on social media and became players in our 2016 election.
A prime talking point for legislative advocates of charter schools this year is "local control."
Widespread displeasure with Donald Trump and his party bodes well for Democrats in November. They have a good chance of retaking the House and a decent one of winning a Senate majority. But to get there, they must be smart. And being smart includes attracting Republicans repelled by Trump.
Dear Michael D. Cohen, Esq.: So you're the one who paid Stormy Daniels to shut up?
Our generally strong economy has yet to cast its blessings on American farm country. Incomes there are headed for their lowest level since 2006. And farmers are going deep into debt to keep their heads above water.
An orgy of mutual disgust now greets every mass shooting in America.
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