I cannot believe that the Quincy City Council is considering approving a marijuana dispensary in Quincy. Is marijuana not against federal law? Why is Quincy participating in a revolt against the federal government?
I am not a scientist, but I have an intense curiosity about this magnificent universe we live in and the planet we live on. I have never considered the debate over evolution settled.
I came from India to America in the early '70s. The country I left shared many things with America. It was a democracy, it was secular, it respected rights of individuals to freedom of religion, and mob justice was punished.
Now it seems in the aftermath or our recent domestic terrorism incidents, President Donald Trump is backing off in his willingness to support increased background checks for firearm purchases.
Suicide prevention is everybody's business. National Suicide Prevention Awareness Week is Sept. 8-14. Although there is no single cause of suicide, one of the risks is social isolation.
The Herald-Whig article from Aug. 21 headlined "QHS updating ‘outdated' dress code," should have been titled "QHS lowering standards on dress code." Frankly, I'm surprised they even acknowledge having a dress code.
The National Nurses United union supports Medicare for All. It is the largest group of registered nurses in the U.S. and knows health care at the patient level.
I notice that Donald Trump doesn't tell Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren to go back to the countries they came from as he recently suggested four women of color serving as democratically elected representatives do.
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