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6/6/2015 12:00 AM
Striving for education
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Nearly 25,000 students a year drop out of high school in Ohio — and too many of them never earn a diploma or a GED. Unless these students hit the lottery or shoot 95 percent from the three-point line, they are likely to endure a lifetime of poverty, minimum-wage jobs, and possible incarceration. …

6/6/2015 12:00 AM
Media should go easy on "challengers"
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6/5/2015 12:00 AM
Recall politics

It’s hard to imagine why Michigan Republicans put up with “Trucker Randy” Bishop. …

6/5/2015 12:00 AM
Toward cleaner water

As vital as it is, the federal Clean Water Act does not now protect from pollution and potential destruction the streams and wetlands that supply drinking water to about one in three Americans — including almost half of Ohioans, some 5.2 million people in all. …

6/5/2015 12:00 AM
Consumers lack cash to spend
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In response to your May 31 article “Recession haunts consumers; Experts say economic growth thwarted as Americans keep back cash”: What cash? With low wages over the past 10 years, extra cash does not exist for millions of Americans. …

6/5/2015 12:00 AM
Detroit could learn from Bratislava
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia — Thirty years ago, the last time I traveled through Eastern Europe, nobody in his right mind would have favorably compared this city with Detroit. …

6/4/2015 12:00 AM
Kirk: The Concept vs. The Reality
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

6/4/2015 12:00 AM
Modern technology will help foil credit card fraud
BY STEVE POCIASK
American consumers generally associate crippling data breaches with name brands, such as Home Depot and Target. Yet the issue most commonly hurts small businesses and its customers. A recent report by the information technology company Trustwave found that 90 percent of data breaches affect small merchants, costing these businesses $36,000 on average. …

6/4/2015 12:00 AM
Wind farm development needs support

The Ohio House last week heard testimony on a bill, sponsored by Reps. Tim Brown (R., Bowling Green) and Tony Burkley (R., Payne), that would help further wind farm project development in northwest Ohio (“Lawmakers urge easing wind power rules,” May 28). …

6/4/2015 12:00 AM
Coach leading prayers is a legal problem

We take exception to the conclusion of your May 29 editorial “Flag on the play,” about pregame and postgame prayers by the University of Toledo football team led by head coach Matt Campbell. …




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