Articles from the Editorials section archive

Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015

Editorial: Don't request more - spend less

Georgia has pressing transportation needs, but taxpayers aren't interested in writing the state government a blank check.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: It's how you play the game

This new approach is a vast improvement over an artificial construct of polls and mathematical formulae.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015

Editorial: Forgot Paris?

This was not just any moment! It was the biggest protest in France ever - a historic moment of solidarity in the war on terror.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015

Editorial: Parental guidance suggested

Too often, juvenile delinquents get proverbial slaps on the wrist - in anonymity - until their crimes rise to the level where punishments are very real.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Column: Standing against Islamic nihilism isn't hate -- it's self-preservation

There are differences between us. Sometimes the distinction is as stark as life and death.
By Michael Ryan

Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015

Editorial: Clinging to power

We realize there are pros and cons to congressional term limits; we have our own reservations. But perhaps it's a debate whose time has come.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: A cyberattack on journalism?

To go easy on that government now, when journalism itself may be under assault, would be a historic and catastrophic failure.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Friday, Jan. 9, 2015

Editorial: Bottom line

Boehner himself said last fall that punishing political foes "isn't necessary." Nope. Not for a leader. Only for a ruler.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Time to grow up

As immature and moronic as much of American entertainment is, Hollywood depends heavily on the ability to absorb it like big girls and boys.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015

Editorial: 'He Who Should Be Named'

Some ignorance is just silly. This kind is both riotous and repellent.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: It comes with the terror-tory

Freedom of expression poses the biggest threat to retrograde radicals.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015

Editorial: In spite of itself

Little of the prosperity trickling out of the economy is being felt meaningfully by the average American.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Bottom line

In Stuart Scott's dying, we have yet another example of how to live: big, determined, and faithful.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Go 'green' with yellow

Think of how much time you've spent idling in the left-turn lane after the green arrow turns to red with no one traveling in the opposite direction.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015

Editorial: Appeasement isn't the answer

It's more of what we've come to expect from our conciliator-in-chief: bending over backward to accommodate and placate those who hate America.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015

Editorial: Setting the right tone

He will long be considered one of this old town's most beloved leaders, and rightly so.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Friday, Jan. 2, 2015

Editorial: Preserving the Partridge

We encourage those with the desire and the resources to make these kind of property developments into a bigger local trend.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Greek tragedy

In essence: Thanks for the loan that we have no intention of paying off.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014

Editorial: Reduced to rubble

Augustans should ask themselves what can be done to help end callous indifference to local heritage.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014

Editorial: Another mission begins

If America truly is going to finish the job in Afghanistan, it will involve helping Afghanistan undertake the herculean task of healing its many, many wounds.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff
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