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Entitled followers of the new Lost Cause showed their face during Capitol attack

When we elected Barack Obama president in 2008, I hoped maybe our long civil war — the one in which Appomattox was merely a...

Our home was attacked Wednesday. It may never be the same.

WASHINGTON — Many of us in our working lives have places away from the office that feel like a second home. It could be...

COVID vaccine plan targets older Floridians, but that doesn’t mean they’ll get the shots...

Looking at the old folks crowded together in lines or lawn chairs camping overnight as they worriedly await the possibility of a vaccination that...

What happened in Washington should never be forgotten or forgiven. The GOP must answer...

Never in the history of this nation have we seen violent mobs attempt to overtake and overthrow our duly elected representatives in the Capitol...

FL sacrificed a river to get paper mill jobs. The deal really stunk.

While my older son was going to college in Tallahassee, my wife and I and our younger son would routinely drive up to visit...

Living in a dangerous time: We have a President willing to do anything, legal...

His phone call to Georgia Saturday is just as blatantly a crime as it would be to start shooting.Trump once bragged he could shoot...

A scientist’s reflections on 2020: Can we create a paradigm shift in American governance?

As 2020 comes to a close, I can’t help but feel a small sense of relief and optimism. It’s not because vaccines are arriving,...

As FL manatees try to recuperate, we humans act like wild animals

Last week, when the temperature dropped below 50 degrees in South Florida, the National Weather Service warned everyone in the Miami area to be...
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The Biden administration faces a gargantuan college debt crisis and there’s no perfect solution

Last month, 238 organizations signed a letter to President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, beseeching them to get rid of the enormous...

In the twilight of the Trumps, how much of America remains?

When Donald Trump got himself elected president, I decided to look on the bright side, telling myself that our democratic structures — the legislative...

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