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4/4/2016 12:00 AM
Sometimes generation gap can’t be bridged
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
Many years ago, when I was much younger, I used to look at the clothes my father would wear — the strange combinations of colors, stripes, and styles — and silently mutter to myself: “C’mon, Dad. Did you get dressed in the dark?” …

4/4/2016 12:00 AM
If we cannot be outraged, we are doomed
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4/4/2016 12:00 AM
Unlocking the shackles

Ohio’s troubled juvenile justice system took a mighty step forward last week by ending one of its worst abuses: the indiscriminate shackling of juvenile defendants. …

4/4/2016 12:00 AM
Scared-straight risky tactic
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4/3/2016 12:00 AM
Keep Flint before our eyes

St. Benedict, in Chapter 4 of his rule, advised his monks to: “Keep death daily before your eyes.” …

4/3/2016 2:45 AM
Snow birds headed out
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
Warm weather seekers escaped the winter season by heading to Florida and other tropical locations. Snow birds, vacationers and spring breakers all had fun. …

4/3/2016 12:00 AM
The new truth of American politics
BY DAVID M. SHRIBMAN BLOCK NEWS ALLIANCE
WASHINGTON — American politics is standing on its head this year. …

4/3/2016 12:00 AM
School scandal on campaign trail

As Gov. John Kasich continues to play political games, spending more than 130 days out of the state, Ohio’s children continue to suffer. Amid scandals and a failing campaign, more and more citizens nationwide are seeing what Ohioans have known for too long, exactly what kind of politician and person Governor Kasich truly is. …

4/3/2016 12:00 AM
Consequences of empowering Trump
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Who is Donald Trump? He appears to have an intellect, but he is also amoral and a narcissist. He has avoided speaking about goals, or ideals or what’s important to him. His campaign feels less than genuine and more like a performance, a sort of vaudeville act.  …

4/3/2016 12:00 AM
Nixing ‘Vaxxed’

The Tribeca Film Festival opens April 13 in New York minus one film from the original lineup: Vaxxed: From Cover-up to Catastrophe. It’s a crackpot documentary purporting a connection between vaccines and autism. The decision last weekend to withdraw the film, after a public outcry, is good for the moral health of the festival — and for the physical …




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