Opinion

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Published on March 17, 2015 - Page 15
BRILLIANT! Showing the body of the small child (covered) on the front page (March 11) may, and I hope did/will, compel others to consider, “What if...
Published on March 17, 2015 - Page 15
Hillary Clinton cited “convenience” as her motive for exclusively using private email correspondence as Secretary of State. Clinton’s use of...
Published on March 16, 2015 - Page 6
ROSE: Roses to a good neighbor and a hero. Aided, no doubt, by a rush of adrenalin, Cecilia Marks of rural Catawissa managed to move a Buick Century...
Published on March 16, 2015 - Page 6
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or...
Published on March 16, 2015 - Page 6
For all their importance in the process of reporting the news, shield laws don’t get a whole lot of press. Until someone in authority wants to lower...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 29
Is a discussion of free speech potentially traumatic? A recent panel for Smith College alumnae elicited this ominous warning when a transcript...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 29
This letter is in response to the one called, “Don’t jail, castrate sex offenders.” (Feb. 1) What is very obvious to me is there are people out there...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 29
and Audrey Redford Recreational marijuana use was legalized in Washington D.C. and Alaska on Feb. 26 and 24, respectively. D.C.’s legalization has...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 29
Sometimes, it is the idea that sounds almost reasonable that can turn out to be the most dangerous. And so, Pennsylvania has new Gov. Tom Wolf’s...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 29
ROSE: It wasn’t one of Broadway’s Tony Awards, but the young actors and stage crew of the Danville High School Drama Club had to feel as if it were...
Published on March 14, 2015 - Page 22
Some of our media friends gripe that Iowa is the wrong state to start the GOP presidential race because it’s full of social conservatives. The real...
Published on March 14, 2015 - Page 22
ROSE: There were at least three red faces in the Montour County Courthouse after our Danville reporter, Chris Krepich, uncovered questionable...
Published on March 14, 2015 - Page 22
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or...
Published on March 14, 2015 - Page 22
We rely so much on numbers in our daily lives, and it feels so natural. Our moment of birth is usually declared as a set of numbers: date, time,...
Published on March 14, 2015 - Page 22
Shame. Shame. Shame. Shame on you Press Enterprise for your reporting in such an utterly indifferent and unfeeling manner. I cannot in any way, shape...
Published on March 14, 2015 - Page 22
U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock’s display of pheasant feathers in his Downton Abbey-inspired Washington office was the most startling sign that the Illinois...
Published on March 13, 2015 - Page 8
Everyone’s heard of the “military-industrial complex,” that unholy, big-money alliance that President Dwight Eisenhower famously warned us to beware...
Published on March 13, 2015 - Page 8
“Technically she was a terrorist. But looking at Ms. Odeh’s recent history, I’m convinced she’s really been involved in a lot of good works.... If...
Published on March 13, 2015 - Page 8
Hillary Clinton’s awkward silence over her private email system, in which she co-mingled personal and government business, fueled suspicions that the...
Published on March 13, 2015 - Page 8
In my four years in Harrisburg I developed a specific regimen for mental hygiene: no mind altering substances before 1 p.m. I swore off peyote, LSD...

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