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Opinion

Letter to the editor: Yes, let's celebrate lower abortion rates

Thanks to the News-Sentinel for publishing “Abortion rates are down, and that's a good thing.” The authors described how pro-life advocates are pleased that fewer babies are being discarded. They also shared that abortion supporters believe a...

How does a free society survive without a moral foundation?

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What responsibility does a free society bear for assuring that its internal and long term survival remains a certainty?

Misplaced sympathy shouldn't taint death penalty debate

The apparently botched execution of an Arizona inmate does not provide, as some capital punishment foes are claiming, a good opportunity to examine of whether “state-sanctioned killing is morally justified.” The issue is too important to be...

Mountain or mole hill, homeowners wish city hadn't 'protected' them

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When government officials approve construction of projects expected to create noise, lights or lots of activity, they often try to protect neighbors by compelling the developer to erect some kind of buffer between their homes and the project in...