News Sentinel - Opinion http://www.news-sentinel.com/ The News-Sentinel, Allen County's oldest continuously operating business, celebrated its 175th anniversary in 2008. en-US Copyright (c) April, 2017 American Press. All rights reserved <![CDATA[LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Find another location for Indiana Tech facilities]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170428/letter_to_the_editor_find_another_location_for_indiana_tech_facilities&profile=1064 I just read that Indiana Tech is planning to build their new track on the WWI memorial. I actually work at Indiana Tech and I am very disappointed in this decision. ]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:50:40 -0400 /opinion/20170428/letter_to_the_editor_find_another_location_for_indiana_tech_facilities <![CDATA[LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Enough is enough with airlines bullying]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170428/letter_to_the_editor_enough_is_enough_with_airlines_bullying&profile=1064 Enough is enough with airlines bullying

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Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:46:54 -0400 /opinion/20170428/letter_to_the_editor_enough_is_enough_with_airlines_bullying
<![CDATA[EDITORIAL: Driving down the cost of prescriptions]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170428/editorial_driving_down_the_cost_of_prescriptions&profile=1064 Many of us have found generic medicines to be good alternatives to more expensive brand-name drugs. But sometimes, they are not available. ]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:44:22 -0400 /opinion/20170428/editorial_driving_down_the_cost_of_prescriptions <![CDATA[GUEST COLUMN: Muddy Maxine Waters: What a Riot]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170428/guest_column_muddy_maxine_waters_what_a_riot&profile=1064 Are you freaking kidding me? Thirteen-term Democratic Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Beltway barnacle permanently affixed to USS Government, is now the fresh-faced ‘‘rock... ]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:38:44 -0400 /opinion/20170428/guest_column_muddy_maxine_waters_what_a_riot <![CDATA[GUEST COLUMN: How do civil lawsuits operate? Nothing like Judge Judy.]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170428/guest_column_how_do_civil_lawsuits_operate_nothing_like_judge_judy&profile=1064 Editor's note: A Democracy's Primer is a collaboration between the journalism and legal communities to aid the public's understanding of how government works with citizen engagement.

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Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:34:01 -0400 /opinion/20170428/guest_column_how_do_civil_lawsuits_operate_nothing_like_judge_judy
<![CDATA[GUEST COLUMN: Environmentalists are dead wrong]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170427/guest_column_environmentalists_are_dead_wrong&profile=1064 Each year, Earth Day is accompanied by predictions of doom. ]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:39:55 -0400 /opinion/20170427/guest_column_environmentalists_are_dead_wrong <![CDATA[LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Hoosiers deserve protection from carbon monoxide]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170427/letter_to_the_editor_hoosiers_deserve_protection_from_carbon_monoxide&profile=1064 LaPorte recently passed an ordinance requiring carbon monoxide alarms in new residential buildings. I lost my daughter Lindsey, a LaPorte native, to accidental carbon monoxide poisoning. ]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:37:38 -0400 /opinion/20170427/letter_to_the_editor_hoosiers_deserve_protection_from_carbon_monoxide <![CDATA[LETTER TO THE EDITOR: War on religion still dominant in world]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170427/letter_to_the_editor_war_on_religion_still_dominant_in_world&profile=1064 Since the beginning of religious ideologies dating back to 4,000 B.C.E., the world's biggest conflicts have dealt with separations of religion.

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Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:35:59 -0400 /opinion/20170427/letter_to_the_editor_war_on_religion_still_dominant_in_world
<![CDATA[GUEST COLUMN: The approach to military action under President Trump]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170427/guest_column_the_approach_to_military_action_under_president_trump&profile=1064 The recent missile strike against a Syrian airfield represents at a minimum a noted change in the stated thoughts of campaigner Trump and now president Trump.

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Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:31:53 -0400 /opinion/20170427/guest_column_the_approach_to_military_action_under_president_trump
<![CDATA[EDITORIAL: Good news as Indiana Legislature ends session]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170427/editorial_good_news_as_indiana_legislature_ends_session&profile=1064 The end of this session of the Indiana General Assembly included welcome news on some issues of importance to Hoosiers, including preschool funding and openness of government.

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Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:23:24 -0400 /opinion/20170427/editorial_good_news_as_indiana_legislature_ends_session
<![CDATA[GUEST COLUMN: Helping to protect more Hoosier newborns]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170426/guest_column_helping_to_protect_more_hoosier_newborns&profile=1064 Indiana lawmakers are committed to protecting the most vulnerable of Hoosiers. ]]> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:42:17 -0400 /opinion/20170426/guest_column_helping_to_protect_more_hoosier_newborns <![CDATA[LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Betty Stein column spurs movie lover to think back]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170426/letter_to_the_editor_betty_stein_column_spurs_movie_lover_to_think_back&profile=1064 Dear Betty Stein,

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<![CDATA[LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Indiana Tech shows vision, commitment to future with park plans]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170426/letter_to_the_editor_indiana_tech_shows_vision_commitment_to_future_with_park_plans&profile=1064 This letter is to commend the city of Fort Wayne and Indiana Institute of Technology on their vision and willingness to commit to the future of the city and area.

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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:38:21 -0400 /opinion/20170426/letter_to_the_editor_indiana_tech_shows_vision_commitment_to_future_with_park_plans
<![CDATA[GUEST COLUMN: A Berkeley professor who understands his job]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170426/guest_column_a_berkeley_professor_who_understands_his_job&profile=1064 Reading through a recent issue of Forbes Magazine, I came across a wonderful quote from inventor R. Buckminster Fuller. ]]> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:30:22 -0400 /opinion/20170426/guest_column_a_berkeley_professor_who_understands_his_job <![CDATA[EDITORIAL: The "government shutdown" threat]]> http://www.news-sentinel.com/opinion/20170426/editorial_the_government_shutdown_threat&profile=1064 President Donald Trump’s critics insist he does not understand Washington politics and insists on getting his own way too often for the country’s good.

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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:27:51 -0400 /opinion/20170426/editorial_the_government_shutdown_threat