Articles from the Editorials section archive

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Editorial: Whither civility?

We do not view these things as trivial. They go to the very heart of how we interact with each other - which, quite obviously, is the seed of civilization itself.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Editorial: Underhanded advocacy

A media ethics expert at the Columbia University School of Journalism termed the disingenuous segment "malpractice."
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: These Disunited States

This country needs more than a small dose of class. And quick - before our loutishness tears the last threads from America's fabric.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Friday, June 3, 2016

Editorial: Enough with the antagonism

There's at least one thing - shamefully - the opposing candidates can agree on. It's their utter disdain for the press.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Editorial: An instructive conviction

There are two stark, valuable lessons for all of us buried in the recent criminal conviction of an Augusta VA Medical Center staffer.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Editorial: A community catalyst

Election or no, we're lucky to have our own "personal Traina" to make this place better.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Editorial: No need to apologize

No one wanted this power loosed on humanity. But thank God that power first fell to American hands.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial:: Dividing America

Smart? Tolerant? Peaceful? American? Not so much.

Editorial: Word games

If only this administration would put as much into crime prevention as it does into thought prevention.

Monday, May 30, 2016

Editorial: Of hypocrisy, imperiousness and accountability

Hillary Clinton has no room to complain that her email scandal is either unreal or conspiratorial.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: The best memorial

We encourage you to take time during your Memorial Day cookout today to reflect on the reason for the feastin'.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Editorial: A dose of reality

Havird Usry chased a dream, with everything in him. You can't buy that.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: An obvious overreach

That's not justice. That's activism. And it has no business in a courtroom.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Miscarried justice

Just as Foster's supporters had faith that the criminal justice system would work, so must the rest of us now.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Friday, May 27, 2016

Editorial: Failed justice

The criminal justice system should count itself very lucky that Philip S. West didn't take anyone else with him this week.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Editorial: Forgiveness is not absolution

This is why victims and their loved ones aren't the decision-makers in such matters. And thank heaven for that.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Editorial: Unfit to serve

We should measure his wait time before he's out the door. And it had better not be very long.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: How to fix your government

Regardless of whom you vote for today, please vote. It's how a free people fix their government.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Editorial: Basic fairness matters

The more dangerous and endemic bias is in how liberals and conservatives are reported on and written about.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: For Richmond County Marshal: Steve Smith

Let's not fix what isn't broken - particularly in the area of public safety.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff
 
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