Opinion

AltFacts: Oh, Yeezus! If that's a smart cookie, we'd hate to see a stupid one
October 17, 2018 No Commentby

AltFacts: Oh, Yeezus! If that’s a smart cookie, we’d hate to see a stupid one

Kanye West: Voice of Reason Forget the sage observations of the Dali Lama and the resolute reassurances of free world ...

Social Media Censorship: The right of the right to the right of free speech?
October 17, 2018 No Commentby

Social Media Censorship: The right of the right to the right of free speech?

Those of you who read my columns on a regular basis are familiar with my belief in the First Amendment ...

Misogyny is Alive and Well … and in My Own Backyard
October 17, 2018 No Commentby

Misogyny is Alive and Well … and in My Own Backyard

I live in East Greenwich and love my picturesque town, but in the past two years I’ve noticed an increase ...

Pro-Corruption Rules: Mid-Terms
October 17, 2018 No Commentby

Pro-Corruption Rules: Mid-Terms

The midterms are approaching and since this is our first election in the public eye, we couldn’t be more excited. Watch ...

Running Unopposed: It's not a race if there's no one to race against
October 17, 2018 No Commentby

Running Unopposed: It’s not a race if there’s no one to race against

Just under half of the 75 Rhode Island House seats in 2018 are uncontested in the general election. The Senate ...

True Blue: As a diversity of people enter the Democratic party, so does a diversity of ideas
October 17, 2018 No Commentby

True Blue: As a diversity of people enter the Democratic party, so does a diversity of ideas

Rhode Island is a decidedly blue state with a decades-long run of nearly every major statewide office, General Assembly, congressional delegation ...

News Analysis: Referendum Ballot Questions: They're all about the Benjamins
October 17, 2018 No Commentby

News Analysis: Referendum Ballot Questions: They’re all about the Benjamins

Referendum ballot questions rarely fail voter approval in Rhode Island, and they rarely attract much controversy or attention. Unlike many ...

Opinion: Why Brett Kavanaugh Is More Dangerous Than Donald J Trump
October 10, 2018 No Commentby

Opinion: Why Brett Kavanaugh Is More Dangerous Than Donald J Trump

The world loves a cartoon baddie, and in Donald Trump we’ve got a villain straight out of “Scooby Doo.” But ...

Letter to the Editor: Don’t Vote for Kavanaugh or Anyone Who Believes Him
October 5, 2018 No Commentby

Letter to the Editor: Don’t Vote for Kavanaugh or Anyone Who Believes Him

    We, the attorneys of the National Lawyers Guild of Rhode Island, strongly condemn confirming Brett Kavanaugh to the ...

Philippe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Dispatches from the Boom Boom Room: Your superior correspondents laugh to keep from crying
October 3, 2018 No Commentby

Philippe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Dispatches from the Boom Boom Room: Your superior correspondents laugh to keep from crying

In the Worst Way It is quite embarrassing to admit, but P&J turned off the televised Senate Judicial Committee’s flamboyant ...