The Republican National Coalition for Life event, held during the Republican National Convention, went off smoothly despite vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin's absence.
President of the local chapter of the American Association of University Professors wants more competitive salaries for MU professors in order to retain its top professors.
A resident pays tribute to Spc. Steven Fitzmorris, who was killed in service to his country.
The Political Courage Test for candidates, which is reviewed by Project Vote Smart, is filtered through many layers, making it a fair and balanced questionnaire.
Opportunities abound for alternative energy in America. It will only take a little hard work and consensus.
With high school drop-out rates on the rise, education is taking a backseat in politics this election.
As rumors swirl of its demise, the record needs to be set straight on just what is going on with the Columbia Missourian.
As attention turns from the Olympic Games to political party convention coverage, America looks for its new leader.
By choosing a sitting senator for his running mate, Barack Obama has elected to try something that's only been done once in the last 108 years.
In preparation for the Democratic National Convention, we heard from a variety of speakers, many of whom employed sports factoids and comparisons in their remarks.
Obama’s values not consistent with our country’s history.
Forget the politics and the chest-thumping antics of individual athletes and look at the amazing performances by some of the world's finest athletes.
One Columbia voter grew up in a conservative household, but his belief in freedom, equality and humanity led to support for Obama.
A lack of diversity is closing the minds of society.
Perhaps we need a president who knows the difference between a boss who “goes by the book,” and one who realizes that some unintended circumstances may arise.
The future of Pakistan's government is unclear after the resignation of Pervez Musharraf.
Parents and students need to follow traffic laws and be mindful of pedestrians as they drive on roads near campus and throughout Columbia.
The press seems to be speculating about what's happening instead of seeking useful information.
There is a wave of spirit washing across the plains these days.
From Aug. 25-28 and Sept. 1-4, find more intellectually rewarding pursuits, such as reading, napping, observing pennant races or just watching paint dry.