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OKG Newsletter


Topic: commentary

Good night, mudslingers


Commentary

Robin Meyers
If the definition of political leadership in Oklahoma means doing things the same old crude, shallow, sickening way, then James Inhofe should get the Nobel Prize for Pathetic. His television ads again...
 
Thursday, October 23, 2008

Beacon of hope


Commentary

Ron Black
No one would argue that homelessness is a problem, but can the problem be resolved? Jesus said, "the poor you will have with you always," so there is the theological argument the problem will never ce...
 
Thursday, October 23, 2008

To the limit


Commentary

Jason Reese
Oklahoma's distinct populist identity served as a role model in the past when we led the way in the early Nineties by passing term limits for our state legislators. As is so often the case when a need...
 
Thursday, October 30, 2008

Plus ša change l'identitÚ ...


Commentary

Keith Gaddie
One of my favorite motion pictures is "Gattaca," an Andrew Niccol vehicle for Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman and Jude Law. This dystopian vision of a genetically engineered future has as its central premise...
 
Thursday, October 30, 2008

Seasonal themes


Commentary

Laura Boyd
I have several themes on my mind today that are pertinent to the season. What a thrill we have in Central Oklahoma with the successes of University of Oklahoma and Oklahoma State University football, ...
 
Thursday, November 6, 2008

Giving thanks


Commentary

Vince Orza
Oklahoma has enjoyed a pretty good string of successes over the last few years. Economic growth, cultural enhancements, community improvements, educational gains and corporate developments have been f...
 
Thursday, November 13, 2008

Dead wrong and proud of it


Commentary

Robin Meyers
The world wept for joy; Oklahoma spat defiantly. The glory train of history pulled out of the station; Oklahoma waved goodbye and said "good riddance." Dr. King's dream came true; Oklahoma slumbered o...
 
Thursday, November 13, 2008

Point: Great time for GOP


Commentary

Steve Fair
On Nov. 4, the Republican Party nationally didn't fare very well, but Oklahoma Republicans had reason to celebrate. For the first time in state history, the GOP controls both chambers of the Legisla...
 
Thursday, November 20, 2008

Counterpoint: Democrat hope


Commentary

Kurt Hochenauer
Earth to disappointed Oklahoma Democrats: It's all good. Put those recriminations away. No one person or event can be blamed for the poor showing of Democratic state candidates in the Nov. 4 election...
 
Thursday, November 20, 2008

Labor pains


Commentary

Jason Reese
With the national economy in the tank, the residents of Central Oklahoma are experiencing cautious optimism. Noted Oklahoma State University economist Mark Snead has projected a relatively rosy outloo...
 
Thursday, November 27, 2008
 
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