Independence day

Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

Today is an Independence Day celebration for more than 50 million American children and adults with disabilities.

Border backlash

Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

We’re asking what can be done about these children and teens flooding the borders? It’s easy.

How we got here

Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

If you are comfortable and were not born into wealth, think about how you got to where you are.

Troops on the border

Thursday, Jul. 24, 2014

My question is who is going to pay for the $12 million decision? The federal government?

Starting a dialogue

Thursday, Jul. 24, 2014

President Obama was criticized for not acknowledging the problem of urban teens who desert their families, drop out of school and end up in gangs.

Outrageous waste

Thursday, Jul. 24, 2014

Regarding a Star-Telegram headline from July 14, “School technology deal was a waste, audit confirms”:

Happy memories

Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

Robert Preston was not one of my favorite actors. He did, however, become one of those responsible for the popular exercise routine, “Go, you chicken fat, go!”

Redefining a scandal

Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

Regarding Mark Bauer’s July 19 letter entitled “Defining a scandal,” the greatest scandal I observed is the writer’s ignorance of the word.

They are only children

Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

One of the first songs the two of us ever learned was Jesus Loves the Little Children.

Hurting women

Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

If Planned Parenthood truly cared for pregnant women, then it would not offer abortion services (see: “Planned Parenthood plans $3 million Texas campaign,” July 21).