Stories by Pam Shumway

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015

Guest Column: 'Never Again Is Now' rally drew thousands in name of racial, spiritual unity

When more than 20,000 people from all 50 states and five foreign countries show up for a sermon, the public might be interested.
By Pam Shumway

Friday, Sept. 4, 2015

Guest Column: Know Civil War's cause

People fight wars over ideology. They fight if their deepest-held beliefs are threatened or challenged.
By Pam Shumway

Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014

Letter: Right's skepticism is valid

I feel like the little McCormick lioness at the gate who has to guard against the implausible statements made by left-wingers.
By Pam Shumway

Monday, Aug 11, 2014

Letter: Writer wrong on Romney

Romney would have turned this country around.
By Pam Shumway

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Letter: Dupuy column outrageous

Tina equates morality with slavery.
By Pam Shumway

Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013

Letter: Consider slavery's history

The compromise (no one was happy) was to give the South 20 years to fix the slavery problem and then re-address and amend the Constitution eliminating slavery.
By Pam Shumway

Monday, Sept. 24, 2012

Letter: Swing states - shift right!

Mitt Romney needs 198 more to beat this absolutely delusional orator on steroids, who is perennially campaigning while the Middle East destroys our property and chases out our personnel.
By Pam Shumway

Friday, Dec. 2, 2011

Letter: Movements differ vastly

A healthy America is based on voluntary compliance with laws approved of by its people. The Occupiers represent George Soros' window of opportunity to slay that principle.
By Pam Shumway

Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011

Letter: Balance? Here's positive spin for Obama

It's not that hard to think of mind-boggling projects Obama and his administration have accomplished.
By Pam Shumway

Saturday, June 25, 2011

Letter: GOP candidates show great contrast

I hope our candidates never feel they must win by being more aggressive toward one another.
By Pam Shumway

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Letter: What respect have radicals shown us?

We do not have to prove we're classy by withholding the pictures of bin Laden, nor do we have to think twice about deference toward religious zealots.
By Pam Shumway

Monday, March 21, 2011

Letter: Marijuana is a major mental deceiver

Maybe marijuana distorts the brain and then lies to the partaker, seducing him into thinking he's extraordinary.
By Pam Shumway

Monday, Sept. 27, 2010

Letter: Column obscures Obama's incompetence

Obama is the most incompetent president in U.S. history!
By Pam Shumway

Sunday, Sept. 26, 2010

Guest Column: Rally inspired peaceful throngs

Other than possibly the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech, there has never been any voluntary gathering in American history quite like this one.
By Pam Shumway

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Letter: Slavery truly did foment the Civil War

I am yet another student of that historical period who sees the integral cause as racial, not money or states' rights.
By Pam Shumway
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