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Letter | Where’s their party affiliation?

Are those running for office afraid, embarrassed or unable to spell Democrat or Republican?

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Letter | Forgiving who stole my Jesus sign

Please enjoy it with my blessings. May God bless you and yours.

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Column | School lunch bell signals another round in fight

The government got into the school nutrition business during the Depression. FDR saw an opportunity to feed kids while winning the favor of farmers by buying their food with government money.

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Column | The hypocrisy of #MeToo and female solidarity

The first case of what I call “#MeTwoFaced”is Asia Argento, the Italian actress most recently known as the girlfriend of Anthony Bourdain.

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Editorial cartoon | Aug. 28, 2018

The two extremes

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Letter | Re: “The sign existed”

It bothered me at the time, and does not surprise me now after returning to Mohave County over 40 years after I left in 1977.

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Letter | Trump mistreats McCain

Trump instead used the occasion to self-aggrandize the event, as usual. He is a disgrace to all current military personnel, veterans and all U.S. citizens.

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Letter | A proposal for President Trump

Please consider creating smarter policy concerning security clearances and name it “The Top Secret Security Blabber Mouth Insecurity Clearance Act.”

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Letter | Biblically ridiculing is unChristian

Being biblically ridiculed is unethical, not to mention acting with a holier-than-thou along with a self-righteous attitude is very unChristian.

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Letter | Frank Esquibel deserves to be recognized

I was 10 years old when Frank Esquibel was instrumental in starting Little League in Kingman.

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Letter | Daily Miner did well teaching our history

The massacre took place in December 1872 when Yavapai Indians were killed by the U.S. Army in its campaign to clear the way for white settlers.

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Column | Do Democrats want an impeachment fight?

Tuesday, Trump’s ex-lawyer, staring at five years in prison, plead guilty to a campaign violation that may not even be a crime.

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Editorial Cartoon | August 27, 2018

Editorial Cartoon | August 27, 2018

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Letter | Pennsylvania priests

As I was watching the news on TV, I saw on the ticker tape that the Grand Jury of Pennsylvania, reported 300 Catholic priests for the sexual abuse of possibly thousands of children.

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Column | ‘Wrecked’: Abuse survivors on their connection to church

Dougherty, who lives about 90 minutes west of Pittsburgh, was among the more than 1,000 victims who suffered unspeakable suffering at the hands of more than 300 priests across Pennsylvania, with the oldest incidents dating to the 1940s.

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Column | Visa overstays problematic for U.S. tech workers

The Department of Homeland Security’s recently released Entry/Exit Overstay Report on visa overstays found that more than 700,000 foreign nationals didn’t honor the terms of their temporary authorization to work or visit in the United States. Analyzed in depth, DHS found that among the overstays, India had 21,000, the largest number.

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Editorial Cartoon | August 26, 2018

Editorial Cartoon | August 26, 2018

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Guest Column | Riding the rails on the Southwest Chief

On August 2, we boarded the Southwest Chief here in Kingman. Our final destination was Bar Harbor, ME so we needed to take 3 different trains. Of the 3 trains that we traveled on, the Southwest Chief was the best. Nice compartments, decent food and good service.

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Letter | Social media intolerance

It does not matter what one’s opinion is of the world or of this country, state, city, community or flags. We all have an “opinion” that social media and letters to the editor allow us to express freely and openly. Our Constitution gives us that right to express our ideas, opinions, and thoughts freely and openly.

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Letter | Inventing racial problems

It seems we’re going to invent or create racial problems here in Kingman, whether they exist or not.

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Letter | Trump and Russia

Trump makes a mockery of all brave Americans who have died fighting communist!

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Rants & Raves | August 26, 2018

Letter | Teacher rebellion puts red-state Republicans on defensive: When was the last time this 80-year-old visited a classroom? Today he’d find children using stubs for pencils, paper previously used, white boards (chalk boards for his reference) so worn writing isn’t clear, textbooks decades old.

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Letter | Branson boat accident

Common sense should have told him not to go out on that lake.

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Editorial Cartoon | August 24, 2018

Editorial Cartoon | August 24, 2018

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Guest Column | Where are we headed and can America be taken over without a shot being fired?

In 1963 our government reviewed a document, “Communist Goals for Taking over America.” It contained 45 specific techniques to do so; I will list only a partial list at random of what is in that document.