The head of the American Horticultural Society argues that the original social network is the backyard garden.Children glued to the Internet learn to appreciate nature, and become citizen scientists observing and interacting with insects and plants.
Readers commenting on Trump’s meeting with Putin say the American president is no match for Russia’s leader; Trump is a con artist tricking voters; even Fox News criticized Trump’s performance in Helsinki.
Democrats in Congress pushing to impeach Trump should consider censuring him for how he handled his meeting with Putin. Censuring Trump would send a message that the United States opposes Russia’s election hacking and and other policies.
On 100th birthday of late South African president Nelson Mandela, Texas Rep. Helen Giddings recalls her meeting him and reminds North Texans that the United Nations designates it an official day of service.
This election year Texans are hungry for candidates who will show up and address the big issues: immigration; healthcare; LGBTQ rights; taxes; abortion. Those that dodge debates and scrutiny don’t deserve your votes.
But after a week when President Trump dismissed a cable news question as “fake news,” a UT Dallas study titled “We’re More Ethical Than They Are” shows journalists are also skeptical of other journalists.
Cities like Fort Worth are increasingly working with private technology companies to overcome traffic congestion. Applications being by Dallas and Fort Worth help redirect vehicles around wrecks and speed traffic flow.
Without strong voter turn out, incumbent candidates have advantages like money, name recognition and an organization that gives them an advantage. Term limits might to make government more democratic.If you disagree, VOTE.
Immunizations now extend beyond the youngest years to include HPV and vaccinations for teens. They protect one’s own children and other children who come in contact with them. There are many low cost options.