Bob Ray Sanders is often criticized for writing about things he could not have experienced because, some readers say, "he can't be that old." The truth is Bob Ray has been a professional journalist for 40 years and in three media: newspaper, television and radio. A Fort Worth native who knows and cares about his community, and those with whom he shares this planet, this is a columnist who is not afraid to speak out on behalf of downtrodden people or the abused Earth.
| |Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013
The move would not lessen the team’s rivalry with the Dallas Cowboys.
| |Wednesday, Oct. 09, 2013
“Universal” plan eliminates paperwork, stigma for students.
| |Saturday, Oct. 05, 2013
The Republicans’ major fear is that Obamacare will work and people will like it.
| |Tuesday, Oct. 01, 2013
Evidence mounts that Cameron Willingham’s conviction was wrong.
| |Saturday, Sep. 28, 2013
As the death toll continues to rise, so does the number of lawsuits.
| |Wednesday, Sep. 25, 2013
The gesture comes 40 years after a police officer shot 12-year-old Santos Rodriguez.
| |Saturday, Sep. 21, 2013
Voters should support a proposed bond issue designed to improve public education.
| |Tuesday, Sep. 17, 2013
Gun sales will increase while politicians remain spineless and silent in fear of the NRA.
| |Saturday, Sep. 14, 2013
The more I think about executions in Texas, and the extent to which this state will go in order to kill someone, the more insane I find the very idea of capital punishment.
Before I talk about the latest case of absurdity involving a Texas Death Row inmate from Tarrant County, let me remind you of two other instances in which the state’s actions seemed beyond ludicrous.
| |Wednesday, Sep. 11, 2013
Jailed man was never named a suspect in the serial rape cases.