Time for realism

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Yes, Muslims will always fight among themselves, but the Islamic State war is also for the proclaimed purpose of reaching and destroying the U.S. (David Perkins’ letter Sept. 27)

Fort Worth Arena

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Thank you for the editorial “Fort Worth arena project looks good.” (Sunday)

Granger vs. Greene

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

In U.S. House District 12, we have a pillow queen (who works only to feather her own nest) for a congresswoman.

Unfair aid

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Gordon Dickson’s Sept. 24 story, “T will phase out free bus passes for needy” and the Star-Telegram’s Thursday editorial, “Funds needed to provide free transit,” bring to full circle the greed for money and the influence of power it generates.

All Points: How should the U.S. fight climate change?

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

President Barack Obama recently said at the U.N. Climate Summit that “no nation is immune to climate change.” He detailed an ambitious clean energy agenda to combat the problem. But not all of the world's major economies have similar goals or plans. What can the U.S. realistically do to mitigate any potential damage caused by climate change? How much should the U.S. do, given the possible impact on the nation’s economy and the failure of other countries to act similarly?

More waiting to see a doctor

| |Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Physician shortage is likely to worsen just as boomers age.

All Points: What should the U.S. do to fight climate change?

Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

President Barack Obama recently said at the U.N. Climate Summit that “no nation is immune to climate change.” He detailed an ambitious clean energy agenda and highlighted carbon emission reductions the U.S. has made to combat the problem. But not all of the world's major economies have similar goals or plans. What can the U.S. realistically do to mitigate any potential damage caused by climate change? How much should the U.S. do, given the possible impact on the nation’s economy and the failure of other countries to act similarly?

A need for open carry

Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

I’ve been watching the news on TV and seeing police responses in different cities, with the police departments showing up in armored vehicles, multiple police cars and officers dressed in their ninja outfits, carrying military-style weapons.

Too friendly?

Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

A recent headline touted that 3 in 10 of those polled think the president is “unfriendly” to religion.

Yes to raw milk

Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

I grew up on a farm in Oklahoma and I know the value of whole fresh raw milk in our diet for promoting good health.