Distrust of the press, its real or perceived biases, has caused only further distrust on our government. And we, the press, have done little to fix the problem.
The 112th Congress might stall because of the Republican party's concern about image.
With the Columbia Daily Tribune's paywall for online content to take effect Dec. 1, the Missourian should follow the example of successful, free media outlets.
Don't paint Columbia's new buses black and gold. Promote better communication between citizens and government. And be careful not to start a parking meter fiasco in Columbia.
Unpaid contributors are still professional journalists if they meet the standards required by news organizations.
While at the polls on Tuesday, I decided to steal a Steve Goodman melody, “Chicken Cordon Blues,” and put my own words to it. It is called "The Voter Ballot Box Blues."
David Rosman urges readers to look beyond campaign brochures when evaluating two propositions on Tuesday's ballot.
Arguments over Tasers electrify as some consider the constitutionality of Proposition 2.
Complaints without proposed solutions are useless. Voting should be for those candidates who identify a problem and have a workable solution.
Progressives need to be stronger in voicing their pro-business, pro-labor ideals combating mindless conservative propaganda.
If Fox News wins the lawsuit against Robin Carnahan, political advertisements could see some changes.
Fanatics used the power of fear to gain the media's attention. Now the media is responsible for providing them with an undeserved platform for their anti-Islamic messages.
Jeff Reed, a write-in candidate for the 9th Congressional District — where no Democrat is running against Republican incumbent Blaine Luetkemeyer — would represent the liberal and progressive causes of the district. And his name is easy to spell.
The belief that the HOGs wreak havoc on Columbia streets and live up to their name was not the reality. Last week's motorcyclists praised the city and found a surprising "favorite hangout."
Working to make Columbia's citizens safe and healthy would improve the economy in the long run.
If we are to honor the Constitution, our founding founders and the consciousness of our collective faiths, it is clear: Intolerance cannot be accepted, no matter the reason.
My Green Cities, an application created by Arianna Parsons, helps support both local businesses and the environment.
The press, including the Missourian, and citizen journalists, including myself, have an obligation to the public — to seek out the truth, expose the lie and show how national stories such as Sherrod versus Breitbart have a hyper-local connection.
Voters face choices in county, state and federal races, and on Proposition C, which would exempt Missourians from participating in the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
Neither Libertarian candidate for the 9th congressional district seemed ready to pass the test for being a good representative at the League of Women Voters' debate.