In the 1960s, Norman Cousins was successful in banning the testing of nuclear weapons.
Voter photo identification, lethal injections and a senator’s drunk driving arrest are still sparking controversy.
Many voters want to change the government, but for the first time in their lives, some will boycott the voting booths.
Since the end of the Communist era, the press in Eastern Europe has pursued independence. Some countries have overcome impediments to a free press, while others are still struggling to achieve independence.
The only way the Vision and Action Plan will succeed is if citizens continue to nag Columbia City Council about it.
The Missouri School of Journalism’s European media tour has been going on for five years now, during the winter break. But this was my first trip.
A counselor and life coach offer energizing techniques as methods for self-improvement.
Voters must pick someone who agrees with most, not all, of their most important issues.
When Gov. Matt Blunt issued his surprising declaration of non-candidacy Tuesday, he explained his decision not to run again by saying that he has accomplished everything he set out to do as governor — and then some.
So he has. The question he leaves us with is how, and whether, Missouri can recover.
Few candidates do more than promise things they cannot deliver. A record of leadership and accomplishment should be the real test for our nation’s next commander-in-chief.
Unless people become activists and work for change, the world will remain in the shape it’s currently in.
The U.S. president tries to jump-start peace negotiations between the Arabs and Israelis.
Shifting personnel and money to cover added expenses aren’t addressing the root of the problem that Columbia faces.
Publishing birth announcements in the newspaper lets new parents share their excitement with the community, and it can be cause for alarm since some kidnappings have been directly linked to such publication.
People who don’t vote have no right to complain.
Ferns are beautiful indoor plants, but they require the right level of humidity, sunlight and food.
The twenty-something generation inherited a world of violence, corruption and tragedy. Change will happen by investing in the U.S. economy.
The selection of Gary Forsee, former Sprint Nextel CEO, marked the culmination of a search for a UM System president. While one can empathize with faculty disappointment with Forsee’s lack of advance degrees and pro-business experience as opposed to academic credentials, it remains a fact that the UM System is now big business as well as an institution of higher learning.
Foreign journalists working and covering Pakistan say the Bush administration needs to come to a better grip with what the Pakistani people think is in their interest.
It appears that, when what we really need is more revenue to improve state services, both parties will be looking for ways to cut taxes, especially for veterans and senior citizens.