Displaying items 49-60 of 716 » View centralkynews.com items only< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-60 Next >
Kudos to Scott Stantis for his Op-Ed page cartoon on March 25. As a Vietnam veteran who opposed the Iraq War from the beginning, I applaud his willingness to admit he was wrong. Too bad others, like Dick Cheney, who led us into this debacle, can’t...
Tags: Iraq War (2003-2011), Iraq
Re "They aren't like the rest of us," Opinion, March 22 That rich people should act in their own self-interest is not surprising. What is unfortunate for our democracy is their extreme degree of political influence. Political leaders are put into office...
Tags: Ronald Reagan, Politics, Elections
Re "The what if's of Iraq," Opinion, March 19 Max Boot claims that the justification of ending Iraq's weapons of mass destruction program for going to war with Saddam Hussein was an error, not a lie. He then assigns much of the blame for the ongoing...
Tags: White House, Unrest, Conflicts and War, Politics, Iraq, Weaponry
An Iraq war veteran, paralyzed by a sniper's bullet, is preparing to take his own life rather than live sick. “My life is coming to an end,” Tomas Young wrote in an open letter published on Truthdig.com this week. “I am living under...
Let there be no cheers for Rob Portman. The Ohio senator is, pardon the tautology, a conservative Republican and last week, he did something conservative Republicans do not do. He came out for same-sex marriage. This is a man whose anti-gay bona fides...
Ten years have passed since the United States invaded Iraq, a decision that almost everyone now ranks as one of the worst foreign policy blunders of our time. Why "almost"? Former President George W. Bush and his top aides still maintain that the invasion...
The conversion of Ohio Republican Senator Rob Portman to be a supporter of gay marriage is another chapter of the interesting phenomenon in which an individual’s position changes when he or she is personally affected by the matter. Sen. Portman&...
It has been 10 years since then-Secretary of State Colin Powell's U.N. speech on Iraq's weapons of mass destruction. I watched the secretary's presentation intently on assignment to Fort Jackson, S.C. that day. The presentation, of course, would make...
Members of the Bush Family Dynasty who now aspire to political office have apparently concluded it is "safe" to surface, less than five years after the debacle of George W.'s presidency. George P., eldest son of Jeb, is running for Texas land...
Channel Guide MagazineWhen is The World According To Dick Cheney on? Below details the Showtime air dates and times, as well as gives a preview of the highly anticipated documentary. Supporters and critics will find much to debate and insights to be learned in Showtime’s...
This is the strangest political story I've heard in a long time. Last month in Macomb, a town of about 20,000 residents some 200 miles southwest of Chicago, 2nd Ward aldermanic candidate Steve Wailand beat incumbent Kay Hill by one vote — 17-16...
Mar 27, 2013 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Mar 26, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Mar 23, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Mar 22, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Mar 20, 2013 |Column| Orlando Sentinel
Mar 19, 2013 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Feb 20, 2013 | Chicago Tribune
Mar 19, 2013 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Feb 21, 2013 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Mar 17, 2013 |Column| South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Mar 15, 2013 | Zap2It
Mar 17, 2013 |Column| Chicago Tribune
Original site for Dick Cheney topic gallery.