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Birth of a notion

The Nobel Prizes were awarded last week. The prize for physics was given to three astronomers; the committee chose an odd...

October 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Violins over violence

Violins of Hope is a collection of restored instruments played by Jewish musicians during the time of the Holocaust. These instruments...

October 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Ready, willing, able

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. During this time, we acknowledge those with disabilities who are contributing...

October 14, 2019 1:00 am


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Kurds' sacrifices make US betrayal demoralizing

I wish I could say I was shocked to read that President Donald Trump had betrayed our Kurdish allies in Syria. Sadly, I was...

October 13, 2019 1:00 am


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The stirring sounds of survival

In researching the Violins of Hope project that 27 organizations (the largest coalition of groups the city has ever brought together)...

October 13, 2019 1:00 am


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Varied words can make the very point

“Substitute 'damn' every time you're inclined to write 'very'; your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it...

October 12, 2019 1:00 am


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Late-night laughs

Kurd pro quo

October 12, 2019 1:00 am


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Bottom line: City finances in solid shape

Growing and thriving cities need to have their respective local governments be good stewards of taxpayer dollars. In Fort Wayne, it's a...

October 11, 2019 1:00 am


Columns

Legacy fund

Several months ago, I was discussing race relations with my 23-year-old son, and he pointedly remarked, “That's on your...

October 11, 2019 1:00 am


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Blame government, not greed, for health care cost crisis

On Oct. 2, The Journal Gazette printed “Cost of not-for-profit care,” a column by Ball State economics professor Michael...

October 11, 2019 1:00 am


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The right experience

A Sept. 26 column, “Experience matters,” concluded with the question; “Why would we trade this accomplished leader for...

October 10, 2019 1:00 am


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Man with a vision

Fort Wayne has a recent history of intense Republican primaries in its race for mayor. This year was no exception, as Tim Smith and...

October 9, 2019 1:00 am


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Incomplete analysis

Serious dialogue is taking place at the state and federal levels regarding reducing costs and improving outcomes in our health care...

October 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Why I'm running

We are living in a nation on edge. From Wall Street to Main Street, shocking headlines and breaking news stories are causing political...

October 7, 2019 1:00 am


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'Silence the stigma'

“Hi. How are you?”“I'm fine. How are you?”“I'm good.”

October 6, 2019 1:00 am