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For a country whose first amendment to its constitution guarantees free speech, America is really bad at it. San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick recently sat during the National Anthem before a preseason NFL game. The best thing about that was that he actually made something about the game interesting. But in doing so, he outraged the lapel flag pin crowd. Tomi Lahren of Glenn Beck’s “The Blaze” is certainly outspoken. She...

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Dave Granlund cartoon on the passing of Gene Wilder.

Updated at 11:03 AM

Nate Beeler cartoon on Epi-pen prices.

Posted Aug 29, 2016 at 11:01 PM

Without courage, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. — Maya Angelou This reflection is dedicated to actor and humanitarian, Kenajuan Bentley, whose loving-kindness, compassion, and...

Updated Aug 29, 2016 at 1:57 PM

Dave Granlund cartoon on Colin Kaepernick sitting for the Nathional Anthem.

Updated Aug 29, 2016 at 11:30 AM

Dave Granlund cartoon on the Labor Day holiday and politics.

Updated Aug 29, 2016 at 11:26 AM

Nate Beeler cartoon on Donald Trump’s immigration stance.

Updated Aug 29, 2016 at 10:28 AM

Calvin Coolidge, the 30th president of the U.S. said, “The business of America is business.” What he meant was that if the nation’s businesses run well everything else will be all right. He also was acknowledging that in a...

Updated Aug 29, 2016 at 9:09 AM

Don Landgren cartoon on the increase in cost for the Epi-pen.

Posted Aug 28, 2016 at 11:01 PM

 Not since Barry Goldwater's 1964 campaign has there been such widespread public disavowal by Republicans of their party's nominee. The Hillary Clinton Republicans will be one of the most important legacies of the 2016 campaigns. The...

Posted Aug 28, 2016 at 11:01 PM

Change the system I wholeheartedly agree with Barbara Klein and Jackie Clary’s call for a more rational election system for Ashland's city council positions. I was surprised, having recently moved to Ashland,...

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