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Study prompts reflection on religion and morality
Are religious people as equally prone to immoral acts as nonreligious people? The answer is yes according to a new study, “Morality in Everday Life,” which I read about in the Daily Mail. Daniel Wi...
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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News flash: government stays open
The U.S. Congress and U.S. President have passed a continuing resolution. Whoopee-ti-doo, you’re probably thinking. Governments do that all the time: pass bills to spend money. Big deal. Well, no, ...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘I Renew Day’ organizers did great job
To the Editor: On Saturday, Sept. 20, my fiancé, Rodney Albright, and I were married at the first annual “I Renew Day” held in Clintwood. I wanted to write this letter and express my thanks and gra...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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China’s one-child policy is destroying America
Last year, I caught a most interesting episode of Mary Tyler Moore. In it, Mary Richards delivers an on-air editorial about population control for WJM-TV. She details the harsh realities of populat...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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ISIS threat tough challenge for any leader
Does the “civilized” world have what it takes to defeat the self-declared Islamic State, otherwise known as ISIS? To be sure, the U.S. has launched air strikes on ISIS targets over Iraq, Congress a...
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legislative ethics reforms fail the transparency test
The recent corruption convictions of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, appear to have jarred some state legislators who previously believed ethics policies for Virginia were potent a...
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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