Commentary: Act like your kids are watching; because they are

Young minds are like sponges, absorbing how we handle uncertainty, tumult and a loss of control.

 

Herald homework: Mandatory PE would save lives

Fitness classes should not be an option. It should be mandatory, since…

 

Editorial cartoons for Tuesday, March 31

A sketchy look at the day in the COVID-19 pandemic (and politics).

 

Editorial: Sacrifices against COVID daunting but necessary

$2.2 trillion is a heavy price to pay but Americans and businesses need help to continue the fight.

Herald opinion page has too many liberals, socialists

I would have thought that the vicious anti-Trump screeds in The Herald might have abated while we all rallied as our president did his best… Continue reading

Middle class needs financial help during crisis

With the new virus that the world has, it has hurt the most important population in any country. Financially, the middle class is the most… Continue reading

Burke: Trump wanted to fill the church pews for Easter

A veritable Easter parade of doctors, scientists and even GOP governors are telling Trump, no!

Commentary: Outbreak shows we can confront climate change

We’ve sacrificed to save the lives of our elders; we must do the same to save younger generations.

Editorial cartoon for Monday, March 30

A sketchy look at the day in the Covid-19 outbreak (and politics).… Continue reading

Harrop: One upside to the shutdown; air is easier to breathe

This has given us a clear view to what our environment can be with a cleaner-running economy.

Saunders: Worst-case scenarios aren’t the only possibilities

We can’t lift vigilance tomorrow, but there are risks in keeping the economy shut down for months.

Comment: We can’t lag in limiting virus risk among homeless

Limiting the virus’ spread among those vulnerable will require more screening and better shelter.

Commentary: Veterans among most at risk during virus outbreak

Congress must make sure our veterans can get the care they need for therapies and a vaccine.

Commentary: Which airlines can weather an 18-month shutdown?

Those who can turn to governments and wealthy shareholders may have the cash they need to survive.

County, state should delay due date for property taxes

Covid-19 and the related economic directives from local and state leaders are leaving many individuals and businesses on the brink of economic collapse. And property… Continue reading

Editorial cartoons for Sunday, March 29

A sketchy look at the day in the Covid-19 outbreak (and politics.)… Continue reading

Editorial: Yes, COVID-19 is closing the gates on parks

The balance between caution and getting outdoors does require some concessions. But you can still walk.

Herald homework: Spread some positivity around

Lately, I have noticed that everybody seems hung up on the coronavirus going around. They seem disappointed that everything is canceled and postponed. The think… Continue reading

Media have encouraged panic over Covid-19

We all just have to chill out about this Covid-19 virus. We’ve been through this before with Spanish flu, swine flu, mumps, measles, polio, MERS,… Continue reading

Tax cuts have weakened federal response on Covid-19

We have learned that our federal government is totally and tragically unprepared to deal with the current Covid-19 pandemic. Its failures to do what we… Continue reading