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Perspective: Heroes of democracy nurture Safe Sleep Act

The Founders replaced a system of government in which the people had no voice with one in which they did. They specified that government only derives “just powers from the consent of the governed.”

Perspective: What do students want?

In a book called “It’s Not Us Against Them,” Raymond McNulty wrote extensively about what is needed among educators today to make schools more effective.

Our Opinion: Court decision adheres to rule of law

News Tribune editorial

A court ruling in an open meetings lawsuit puts us in a position of conflicting preferences.

Perspective: Six-month assessment of Congress

In January, I wrote a bulletin about America’s new Congress and the hopes and expectations the members of the House of Representatives had for the new session at that point in time.

Your Opinion: Assessing costs of wind power

A recent opinion piece stated, “Wind is the lowest cost electricity in the U.S. today, about four cents/kWh.” Below is a summary of studies that refute that claim.

Your Opinion: U.S. becoming a heathen nation

The recent decision by the United States Supreme Court allowing homosexuals to marry is more proof that the United States is becoming a heathen nation.

Our Opinion: Enlightened approach now includes eating disorders

A new law to require insurance coverage for eating disorders marks another step in Missouri’s enlightened approach to mental health issues.

Your Opinion: War on Christianity picks up speed

The war on Christianity picks up speed!

Your Opinion: Growing problem of anti-Semitism

Anti-Semitism is a growing problem in the United States and has been recognized as a growing trend by the U.S. State Department.

Your Opinion: Supreme ‘court of popular opinion’

Justice Robert Jackson once wrote, in Brown v. Allen, “We are not final because we are infallible, but we are infallible only because we are final.”

Our Opinion: A celebration of community, independence

Salute to America is expected to draw about 50,000 people this year.

Your Opinion: Cartoon steers readers from actual motivation

In his cartoon published in the June 25 edition of the News Tribune, Jim Dyke tries to steer readers away from the racial motivation of Dylann Roof’s murders in the Emanuel A.M.E. Church in Charleston, S.C.

Your Opinion: Grieving death of godly marriage

I woke up this morning with that heart sick feeling that I’ve experienced too many times in the past.

Your Opinion: Man makes mockery of God’s word

When did man decide to question God’s plan for mankind?

Our Opinion: Don’t spoil a time of celebration

The extended Independence Day weekend is intended to be a time of celebration.