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OKG Newsletter


Opinion
 

Translating growth into opportunity


Commentary

David Castillo
Recently, there has been a lot of buzz in Oklahoma about all things Hispanic, and not all positive.
 
Wednesday, July 23, 2014

LETTERS

Gazette is in touch with citizens

 
Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Science, math can empower girls


Commentary

Deja Kirk

Great changes come from one of the simplest forms of language: A sentence. A humble combination of subject and verb can make a difference in the world.

 
Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Education for the people


Commentary

John Thompson
The victories of Republican State Superintendent candidate Joy Hofmeister and the two Democrats, John Cox and Freda Deskin, are a part of the grassroots revolt by liberals and conservatives against test-driven, market-driven school “reform.”
 
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

LETTERS

FYI, thanks for staying great


Letters to the Editor

Kim Jameson
FYI, the touring bass player for Jeff the Brotherhood is an Oklahoma City native, returning with them to play the Opolis in Norman on July 24th.
 
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

The college investment


Commentary

Kurt Hochenauer
The evidence is increasingly clear that Oklahoma can improve its standard of living and quality of life by investing in higher education and encouraging its residents to attend college.
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

LETTERS

Climate change is scary; get informed


Letters to the Editor

Elisabeth Leja
Anyone who knows me knows that I am not afraid of too many things. But I am scared to death of the rise in global warming.
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Who’s on our planet’s side?


Commentary

David Ocamb
This legislative session, more than any other session in Oklahoma’s history, the environment was under constant attack by well-funded and organized corporate lobbyists and radical right special interests.
 
Wednesday, June 25, 2014

LETTERS

Online shops need to collect taxes


Letters to the Editor

Steve Schlegel
While I understand that things move slowly in Washington, D.C., I simply don’t understand why it has taken more than 20 years for Congress to take action to help America’s local businesses. 
 
Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Suggested reading — for everyone


Commentary

Carly Putnam
In the waning hours of the final day of the 2014 Oklahoma legislative session, in the midst of the debate over Oklahoma’s education standards, Sen. Josh Brecheen, R-Coalgate, used a passage from Toni Morrison’s novel The Bluest Eye as an example of the “evils” of Common Core.
 
Wednesday, June 18, 2014

LETTERS

God is always timely


Letters to the Editor

Joe "Sarge" Nelson
Monumental offense (News; Brittany Pickering; August 28, 2013; Oklahoma Gazette) … That’s a false description of challenging God’s word. I am neither a pastor, priest, monk, Jewish or any of these things, but I am a man who has probably broken every law God has placed up this world. And it has, without a doubt, one way or another, caused me to see me as I am and was, and change did come.
 
Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Sex registry law needs overhaul


Commentary

David Slane
In 2007, the Oklahoma State Legislature approved a new law that required all sex offenders be classified under a three-tier system that placed offenders in a specific category depending on the nature of the sex crime.
 
Wednesday, June 4, 2014

LETTERS

Insight from the other side of the table


Letters to the Editor

Melissa Karner
I am a Norman resident and a vendor at the Norman Farm Market, and I feel so fortunate that our community offers this semiweekly opportunity for growers and buyers to come together, face to face.
 
Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Public schools need improvement now


Commentary

John Thompson

School “reform” is a legacy of “liberal PTSD from losing the War on Poverty.”

 
Wednesday, May 28, 2014

LETTERS


Letters to the Editor

Kynza Plays
OKC needs more exposure for minority actors, roles and productions
 
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
 
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