Category: Voice of the People

Teacher pensions are not exorbitant

Teacher pensions are not exorbitant just because they provide enough for a retiree to live on. When did impoverishment become the standard we seek to impose on everyone in our society? For 36 years, the richest people have gotten exorbitant…

Potty politics is petty

Some political interests have sought to make an issue out of privacy in public bathrooms, locker rooms and showers. A few of those bashful citizens might be reminded that most Americans grew up in homes with unisex toilet facilities. The rest…

Hillary Clinton is a loser

Hillary Clinton’s surprising loss in Michigan is evidence that she has an uncanny ability to lose elections, as previously demonstrated in her 2008 contest against a freshman US Senator from Illinois. The growing likelihood that Donald Trump will capture the…