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 In this Dec. 29, 2013, file photo, New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck, right, sacks Washington Redskins' Kirk Cousins (12) during the first half of an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)

Nearly 400 years ago, Peter Minuit took Manhattan from people who had no concept of land as a thing that could be bought or sold. Turns out some of them feel that way about dignity, too.

Leonard Pitts
Posted 2 hours ago
 The latest from editorial cartoonist Mike Luckovich.

The latest from editorial cartoonist Mike Luckovich.

Mike Luckovich
Posted 2 hours ago
 While Rev. Al Sharpton, left, listens, United States Attorney General Eric Holder speaks at the National Action Network convention in New York, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Holder said that he and President Obama have faced

The race cards have been flying so fast and furious lately, one can hardly tell the kings from the queens.

Kathleen Parker
Posted at 11:17 a.m.
Posted on April 15, 2014 at 4:24 p.m.

Concord Community Schools has been and will continue to be severely impacted without relief, and it will not be able to continue providing the level of services parents and patrons have come to expect.

Posted on April 15, 2014 at 3:58 p.m.

Many criticisms of the Church seem to be made by those who have not read what the Church proclaims through the Bible and the Church’s other documents.

Posted on April 15, 2014 at 3:27 p.m.

The Democrats know they can get elected by promising to redistribute the wealth of others but they are incompetent when it comes to governing.

Posted on April 15, 2014 at 3:06 p.m.

The Compassionate Friends is an international, self-help organization offering friendship, understanding and hope to bereaved parents, siblings, grandparents and friends.

 Indiana navigator Menessah Nelson (left) works with Dawn Wells as Wells looks through her folder of health care information Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013. Wells successfully maneuvered the Obamacare website, with a lot of help, and signed up for insurance coverage.  (Truth Photo By J. Tyler Klassen)
Posted on April 15, 2014 at 2:41 p.m.

Of course it’s not perfect. It’s a thing of beauty anyway. We have liftoff. It’s working.

 This April 8, 2014, file photo shows President Barack Obama  in the East Room of the White House during an event marking Equal Pay Day, signing executive actions aimed at closing a compensation gender gap that favors men. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
Posted on April 15, 2014 at 1:55 p.m.

It is a statistical fraud when President Obama and other politicians say that women earn only 77 percent of what men earn — and that this is because of discrimination.

 As the April 15 deadline for filing income tax returns approached, taxpayers tried to find all the deductions they could.
Posted on April 15, 2014 at 1:33 p.m.

As the April 15 deadline for filing income taxes approached, taxpayers tried to find all the deductions they could.

Posted on April 14, 2014 at 4:44 p.m.

I don't understand the unfounded fear to allow Goshen residents the freedom to maintain six quiet (no crowing or barking), non-threatening laying hens on their property.

Posted on April 14, 2014 at 4:20 p.m.

Give me honor, honesty and integrity any day over what we are dealing with now.

 U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., speaks during the Iowa Republican Party's annual Lincoln Day dinner, Friday, April 11, 2014, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Ryan's new budget proposal eliminates AmeriCorps. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Posted on April 14, 2014 at 4:11 p.m.

If we can agree on anything across our philosophical divides, surely we can support efforts to promote voluntary service by our fellow citizens and to strengthen our nation's extraordinary network of civic and religious charities.


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 Ryan Rittenhouse, an employee at Goshen College, built his own drone that he flies recreationally. The craft can go up to 60 mph and fly at heights of 400 feet. Rittenhouse flies the drone on the campus on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013.  (Truth Photo By Jon Garcia)
Steve Chapman
Posted on April 14, 2014 at 3:06 p.m.
 HHS secretary Kathleen Sebelius has resigned. According to editorial cartoonist Gary Varvel, her legacy appears slightly derailed.
Gary Varvel
Posted on April 14, 2014 at 2:27 p.m.
 CBS announced that Stephen Colbert will replace David Letterman as host of the Late Show in 2015. This is what editorial cartoonist Gary Varvel thinks of the change.
Gary Varvel
Posted on April 13, 2014 at 4:23 p.m.
 Sitting in her family home Jan. 10, 2013, in Elkhart Dara Marquez talks about her application for deferred immigration action and what it means for her and the Hispanic community. Marquez is a student at St. Mary's in South Bend. (Truth Photo By J. Tyler Klassen)
Joel Mathis and Ben Boychuk
Posted on April 13, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.
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