The Missourian staff was able to put out a complete and thorough coverage of the election thanks to perserverance. They showed that journalism is still one of the most important functions in our democracy.
With threats of violence surfacing from either outcome, people from both political parties hope the next president will ease racial tensions.
President Bush's failed policies have brought us Barack Obama.
It’s too early to tell what an Obama presidency will bring, but there is great news. He is not a socialist, communist or terrorist.
Several incidents have come into question recently regarding the actions taken by police officers, and those without all the information should not be criticizing them.
Global attention and the removal of President Mugabe might save Zimbabwe from further economic collapse as the country's currency hyperinflates and the quality of living lowers.
Voting should go beyond candidate and party bashing, with more time spent on educating people on policies and civics.
By beginning a war with North Korea, the U.S. would have continued to lose its power and make more and more enemies. With wars still being waged with Afghanistan and Iraq, can we really afford to take on another war?
China's melamine milk scandal has taken the backseat to stories about the presidential election and financial crisis, but the question of which products might be contaminated still lingers.
Highly critical advertisements have become common place in state and U.S. House races this year, leaving voters counting down until election day passe
OK. I admit it. My journalism students are biased, outspoken and openly opinionated. They'd better be. Mine is the one class in the Missouri School of Journalism where that will earn you an "A". And for the next few weeks, thousands of people across Missouri get to tally up my grade book.
Barack Obama says he will reduce health care costs by up to $2,500 per family and that people with pre-existing conditions will still be able to receive coverage.
HSAs discourage preventative care and do nothing to control high prices.
The reaction to a recent assassination plot of Barack Obama sheds light on how we are handling our political discourse.
The Federal Communications Commission thinks we need a "relief package" for the nation's largest telecommunications providers. It is just days away from voting on a proposed order that could end up costing millions of consumers millions of dollars on their monthly phone bills. We need to stop this vote.
Those who vote Republican tend to be conservatives who opt for lower taxes and free markets. Democrats lean more liberal and populist and look to taxation to level the playing field for the disadvantaged and those who don't wish to provide for themselves.
The Health Savings Account is a viable option for helping our country escape this crisis.
The changes under McCaincare will include increased choices of health care plans and a different tax treatment.
This election will signal the beginning of a new chapter in American history. How we progress is pretty much up to us.
Members of the community should be asking many pertinent questions in order to protect the school environment in the future.