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“The president has said that he does not want to see this country involved in endless wars... I agree with that,” Bernie Sanders told the Fox News audience at Monday’s town hall meeting in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

By Patrick Buchanan, National Columnist April 24, 2019
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The boys of summer will be boys and it’s high time Major League Baseball did something about it.

By Peter Funt, National Columnist April 24, 2019
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This Thursday is Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day, the one day every year when young people can learn – in person – about the work world of their parents or mentor.

By Tom Purcell, National Columnist April 23, 2019
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The release of the Mueller report has left Democrats in a dilemma. For consider what Robert Mueller concluded after two years of investigation.

By Patrick Buchanan, National Columnist April 23, 2019
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One of the longest running overnight striper tournaments in Mohave County is in danger of not happening unless someone steps up to take it over.

By Don Martin April 22, 2019
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Fifty years ago, in 1969 when astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first person to walk on the moon, the world’s population was 3.6 billion; in 2019, it’s 7.7 billion.

By Joe Guzzardi, National Columnist April 22, 2019
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The dust has settled, the votes have been counted, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been reelected to serve Israel for a record-setting fifth term.

By Armstrong Williams, National Columnist April 22, 2019
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Editorial Cartoon | April 23, 2019

April 22, 2019
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President Trump and the media have an interesting relationship. Each is the object of the other’s obsession, though neither seems willing to admit it.

By Rich Manieri, National Columnist April 21, 2019
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It’s been just a week since Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen was forced to resign from her post. While her departure was long overdue, it is also a sobering reminder of two critical facts in the age of Trump.

By Graham West, National Columnist April 21, 2019
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I found the two pieces, one news and the other opinion are actually connected in a way. The piece on the coyote licensing for sport, the Utah resident mentions science, but does not seem to understand the ecology and biosphere environments that they wish to tell us, as they use the word science, but it may be a Al Gore type of political pseudoscience, instead of reality.

By Robert Palmer, Kingman resident April 20, 2019
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The first time I saw it, I could barely breathe. It was so beautiful against the cerulean sky. Our Lady of Paris. It looked like a mass of lace, draped over scaffolding, with giant crystal kaleidoscope windows. I fell in love with a building that was the heart of a country.

By Christine Flowers, National Columnist April 20, 2019
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The tragic fire that engulfed Notre Dame Cathedral compels me to write about services that we take for granted, right up until the moment we suddenly need them ourselves.

By Danny Tyree, National Columnist April 18, 2019
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Last Sunday, a group of citizens walked the streets of downtown Kingman picking up trash. I was not among them, but I was sitting at...let’s call it a prayer meeting at a local gathering place on Beale that rhymes with “Back Ridge” and overheard some of their conversation during an informal debriefing.

By Norman D. Plombe, Local resident April 17, 2019
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“There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so,” said Hamlet, who thereby raised some crucial questions: Is moral truth subjective? Does it change with changing times and changing attitudes? Or is there a higher law, a permanent law, God’s law, immutable and eternal, to which man’s law should conform?

By Patrick Buchanan, National Columnist April 17, 2019
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You may know someone who has PKD (Polycystic Kidney Disease), a serious genetic disorder in which cysts grow in and around the kidneys, and affects more than 600,000 people in the U.S. Former Kingman resident Toni Stuart has the disease in both kidneys.

By Gail Salmon, Kingman resident April 16, 2019
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Boy, do I feel sorry for Lori Loughlin’s daughters.

By Tom Purcell, National Columnist April 16, 2019
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Waking up this morning to a gloomy day was just a bit depressing, I have to admit.

By Linda Varon April 15, 2019
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Last month, in the wake of the Felicity Huffman/Lori Loughlin/et al. college admissions scandal, I wrote a column about Americans’ outdated obsession with so-called “elite” colleges and universities.

By Laura Hollis, National Columnist April 15, 2019
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I don’t care about President Trump’s tax returns.

By Rich Manieri, National Columnist April 14, 2019
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If you’re like me, you’re probably going to sit down on Sunday night, popcorn and adult beverage in hand, to watch the start of the final season of “Game of Thrones.”

By John Micek, National Columnist April 14, 2019
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To those cheering for the downfall of Joe Biden or who’ve already predicted the end of his political career, take a deep breath and consider objectively whether the former vice president is the best hope for defeating President Trump next year.

By Carl Golden, National Columnist April 13, 2019
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Watching our government in action and presidential candidates beginning their running slogans, I saw something missing in every one of their so called agendas. No solutions.

By Sally Morisset, Golden Valley resident April 11, 2019
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It's time for another installment of "Things you should do before all you have to look forward to is your weekly sponge bath from Nurse Brickbat. "

By Jason Graves, National Columnist April 11, 2019
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In the new Democratic Party, where women and people of color are to lead, and the white men are to stand back, the presidential field has begun to sort itself out somewhat problematically.

By Patrick Buchanan, National Columnist April 10, 2019

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