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The Power Of Laughter

August 9, 2015 My grandparents, victims of the Holocaust, experienced unthinkable losses and horrific suffering. After being liberated from concentration camps in Poland, they met in Lodz. more »»

Let The County Run The Landfill

August 9, 2015 Forty years ago, those of us involved in local government, were faced with a big problem. more »»

US Farm Policy Descends Into In Disarray

August 9, 2015 Forty-five years ago, in 1970, Professor D. Gale Johnson published what became a seminal work on agricultural policy. more »»

Lessons From Yard Sale Entrepreneurs

August 8, 2015 Last weekend I went with some family members for a fun day of “yard saling,” visiting the many yard sales in a particular locality, where people use their front lawns or garages to sell the stuff... more »»

A Secret Lottery? In Fantasy, Why Not?

August 4, 2015 I daydream about winning the lottery. more »»

Donald Trump Is A Republican Bully

August 2, 2015 It is hard to describe the candidacy of Donald Trump as anything other than a complete disaster — if you are a Republican who has any hopes of winning the next presidential electio. more »»

Only 20-40 Cents Of Each Medicaid Dollar Benefits Recipients

August 2, 2015 Medicaid is the largest means-tested welfare program in the United States. more »»

Persecution Complex

August 2, 2015 Since last week’s Supreme Court bombshells, I’ve come across countless sound bites about the current and future persecution of Christians right here in the United States. more »»

President Presents Compelling Arguments For Iran Nuclear Deal

August 2, 2015 Dear Congressman Reed, I was happy to see that you wanted to hear from your constituents about their views on the recent agreement between our country and Iran. more »»

The Dignity Of Failure

August 1, 2015 I think that it is safe to say that nobody likes to fail. more »»

Of Flags And Klans And Commandments

July 28, 2015 The arguments about display of the Confederate battle flag don’t tug at my heartstrings. I have no emotional connection to the American Civil War. more »»

The Great Overtime Rule Debate

July 26, 2015 Imagine this: You’re a manager at a local convenient store. You supervise staff, justify inventory, hire and fire hourly workers, and even share some of their responsibilities. more »»

Overtime Pay Rule Is A Risky Bet

July 26, 2015 President Obama’s recently proposed rule for overtime pay is well-intentioned, but it has the unfortunate potential to harm the very workers it intends to help. more »»

Where The Presidency Is Headed

July 26, 2015 Before the ins and outs of the 2016 presidential contest become a preoccupation for many of us, it seems a good time to step back and look at the office of the presidency for which so many candidate... more »»

Attracting New Businesses Isn’t Rocket Science

July 26, 2015 Instead of doubling down on outdated policy ideas such as raising taxes and increasing government spending, state governments facing budget crises should look to successful states for ideas on how t... more »»

The War On Jobs

July 25, 2015 Governor Andrew Cuomo became the battlefield commander in the latest skirmish in the New York state War on Jobs. Of course, he is not the first or only one. more »»

Trump? Carter Sounded Quite Good, Too

July 21, 2015 I seldom agree with the political viewpoints on the Huffington Post, an Internet-based “news” service that mimics Fox News (except in the opposite political direction) with its slanted headlines,... more »»

Ellery Objects To Outside Garbage In Landfill

July 19, 2015 First off, Mr. Nazzaro, the Town of Ellery is not holding anyone hostage for payment. In 1977, Chautauqua County acquired landfill property. The initial permit was granted by the DEC in 1981. more »»

Project Support Rests On Faulty Premise

July 19, 2015 Your July 5 editorial supporting the Chautauqua Institution’s plan for the Amphitheater rests on a faulty and incorrect premise. more »»

‘The Righteous Mind’

July 19, 2015 Social psychologist Jonathan Haidt has cracked the code on why it’s so hard for liberals and conservatives to find common ground. That’s a big deal. more »»



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