Letters To The Editor
For over a century the history of football has been “tainted” by America’s introduction of the word “soccer” into the mix. Taking a few steps back (to avoid tunnel vision), this is an indication that, in somewhat of...
Your July 4 editorial encouraging everyone to honor the Fourth and our Founders by resolving to vote was timely and apropos. However, there are several other actions we can take as we walk up the steps of democracy.
The dangers of socialism
Friday, as Americans all over the world celebrated our country breaking free from the shackles of tyranny and oppression, one Tampa Bay community prayed in sobering silence for a 15-year-old Tampa high school student, Tariq Khdeir. Tariq, a U.S. citi...
Forum rules questioned
Fireworks law a dud
Summer is here, and many of us are heading out to spend time on the water. We should be glad the Environmental Protection Agency has recently proposed a long-overdue rule that will safeguard water quality across the country.
Birth of a nation
I recently read Steve Otto’s great column on fixing our schools (“Let’s uncover the issues to fix schools,” Metro, June 30). His quote was: “You see it in those dreary school board meetings where the first order of ...