President Obama recently surprised us with the announcement of the abandoning of our half-century trade embargo against Cuba.
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I read the front-page article “Picture imperfect” in the Aug. 17 Augusta Chronicle with great interest. I stayed tuned for any follow-up... Read more
In 2011 the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges found at Paine College mismanaged student financial aid;... Read more
Thank you for the outstanding editorial June 26 regarding the Augusta-Richmond County Animal Services Department and the attendant issues and... Read more
Psychologists dichotomize envy into two types.
Benign envy is kindly, where the individual is inspired by another’s personal... Read more
If our nation’s objective is to raise unemployment among the unskilled, less experienced, entry-level workers, we could not find a... Read more
Thank you for giving me the opportunity to express my appreciation of the Walton Foundation Fourth Annual Wheelchair Tennis Championship, May 30-... Read more
This week is set aside as Teacher Appreciation Week. To simply say “thank you” for teachers’ extraordinary work appears to be so small when I... Read more
When I was deputy commissioner of environmental conservation in Alaska, we had an environmental problem of note. Seems a farmer had 13,000... Read more