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August 15th, 2022
L&T Opinions Page
GUEST COLUMN, Star Parker   While questioning Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh about abortion during his Senate confirmation hearings, Senator Dianne Feinstein grossly misstated statistics about abortion deaths before Roe v. Wade.  "In the 1950s and 1960s, two decades before...

GUEST COLUMN, Walter V. Wendler, President of West Texas A&M University   The birthrate in America has been on the decline. In 2016, with slightly less than 60 births per 1000 women, a historic low was realized. This marks universities. Those most affected by decreasing...

GUEST COLUMN, Larry Phillips, Kismet   When Democrats pulled their despicable political stunt six days before the scheduled vote to seat Brett Kavanagh on the U.S. Supreme Court, I felt assaulted. I felt violated, dirty and filthy, like I needed a shower. And you, the American people...

MY PERSPECTIVE, Gary Damron   The past few weeks have been a “walk through Galilee” where Jesus journeyed. As we mentioned, much of his ministry occurred in the area of Capernaum, but there were times he traveled to a few other locations. This week the focus will be on one particular...

OUR OPINION, L&T staff   Eric Welch has had a lot of success in his director’s career. The Liberal High School grad has directed music videos for Carrie Underwood, Kid Rock, Jimmy Buffet, Toby Mac, Kenny Chesney, the Steve Miller Band, Hank Williams Jr., Tim McGraw, Miranda Lambert and...

GUEST COLUMN, John Schlageck, Kansas Farm Bureau   Throughout most of the Sunflower State, fall crops wait for combines to begin harvest. Abundant rainfall during the last week of August and the first 10 days of September stopped any attempts to cut dry-land corn. Water stands in...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR, Milton Rice, Liberal   I would like to express my appreciation to all those who were involved int he “Quilts of Valor” presentation. There were 11 of us present ot receive a quilt that was made especially for each of us. I would like to express my appreciaiton to...

L&T Publisher Earl Watt   Sometimes our headlines might not be very flashy — ‘City offers special tree rebate program’ comes to mind. But in the era of shock journalism, where the fate of the entire country is on the line every single day on every single story from every single major...

GUEST COLUMN, Dick Morris   So far, September has not been kind to Donald Trump. Since Aug. 28, his job approval — according to the RealClearPolitics.com average — has fallen from 43.8 percent to 40.7 percent. Three points may not seem like a lot, but Trump had held fairly steady between...

GUEST COLUMN, Star Parker   The Trump administration is considering rescinding a Dear Colleague Letter, sent to public school administrators nationwide in 2014, which provided guidelines regarding school discipline policies consistent with Title VI of the Civil Rights...