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Liberalism Gone Amok

The Maryland mall shooter was an animal rights activist. Darion Marcus Aguilar, the man who shot and killed two people and himself at a...

Opinion: Snowy memories

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! Last Wednesday, that is exactly what it did! Wow, it was beautiful! And it came...

Opinion: Marty Carlson – Louisiana Lawmakers Must Do Their Job

Louisiana Lawmakers Must Do Their Job It seems like each new year brings a new fiscal crisis to Louisiana state government. A new budget disaster,...

Opinion: Gatti runs for La. Senate

The Senate District 36 seat, being vacated by term-limited Robert Adley, is drawing contenders.  Earlier this month state Rep. Henry Burns explained why he’d...

Access Denied: eBook embargo unfair to library readers

We’re sorry, but there are 374 people ahead of you in line for our one copy of the eBook you’ve been anticipating...

Keep Common Core

My granddaughter is a fourth grader at an international school in the Netherlands, where her math curriculum includes fundamentals of algebra. She and her...

Carlson: Serious concern for Louisiana

It’s expected that new Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards will call the state legislature into session early next year to address the state budget...

If I Were President of the U.S.

The Constitution of the United States makes one thing perfectly clear to all Americans: Our government should be one that is dedicated (1) to...

Opinion: Citizen involvement lesson

Last Tuesday’s Bossier City Council meeting included an unusual – but refreshingly welcome – interjection of citizen involvement during discussion of an agenda item. The...

Feulner: Pursuing Peace Through Luck

Is the world becoming safer or more dangerous? Few people would select the first option. It doesn’t take Russia launching air strikes in Syria (to...