Things are slowly but surely getting worse. And even though it’s hard we need to make sweeping changes sooner rather than later.
Opeds that go here have to do with politics. Commentary about people in office, people who run for office, commentary on legislation, commentary on government jobs, etc. This category is for both local and national politics.
The ubiquity of the internet defines the previous decade’s politics and gave rise to “The Twitter President.”
Even though prisoners are being punished for crimes, they shouldn’t be forced onto the front lines of disasters.
Three people were murdered Oct. 29 in Long Beach in a senseless act of violence. It’s time we talked facts about guns.
Most massive acts of violence are perpetrated by fatherless men. It is the lack of male role models, not the abundance of guns, that is causing massacres.
Mass shootings aren’t going to stop but maybe we can try the easiest solution.
Where candidates needed to make a splash, they instead floundered in this crowded primary.
A faction of pro-choice people believe that pro-life groups should be ignored, but is that really the most productive way of going about this discussion?
Anti-abortion activists resort to fear-mongering using graphic posters, rather than civilly expressing their opinions.
People have different definitions of hate speech, which makes it hard to identify and harder to punish.