Opinion

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How dare Trump belittle the memory of a fallen American soldier

Beneath the stones of Arlington are laid heroes of every faith, every gender identity, every color. 

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Labor history: "Bonus Army" starts national movement

Eighty years ago today, the first "Bonus Marchers" arrived in Washington, D.C.

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Children's mental health and war

Children of soldiers deployed in Iraq for longer times were more likely to have mental health issues than those whose parents were not.

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Money and values on the 4th of July

The Midwest is awash in flags and bumper stickers boasting support for the troops and the good ol' red, white and blue. But, lately we have seen more and more "Come home!" messages.

Afghanistan, PTSD and soldiers, clean water for all and other letters to the editor

I like many others watched the presidential address last night knowing what was going to happen and so hoping I was wrong.