Sunday, December 15, 2019

Civics

Civics
Sweden

A glimpse of Sweden

I like to travel. My wife and I like to stash extra cash and get away for parts of the summer — that time of year...
Bernie Sanders

Antiquated ‘Socialist’ label will undo Bernie Sanders

I would love to support Sen. Bernie Sanders for president. I don't agree with him on everything, but I generally like his ideas more...
mental healthvideo

Mental Health Dept. goes ‘bad’ with video challenge

Terri White is no stranger to playing the badass in boots. The commissioner for the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services is most...
airbnb

Without $2,700 permit, Airbnb hosting illegal in OKC

With the advent of the sharing economy, new industries are disrupting traditional economies. At least one Oklahoma City councilman would like to see action on the growing...
Brogdon

Brogdon unexpectedly resigns as OKGOP chairman

In an unexpected turn of events, Oklahoma's Republican Party chairman, Randy Brogdon, announced his resignation Wednesday. The move comes after recent speculation Brogdon would run for the District...
Boomers and Sooners

Better to be Okies than Boomers and Sooners

The term “Okie” is the presumed pejorative with which Oklahomans have been coping in one way or another since 1939 when John Steinbeck publicized...
Dr. Gordon Deckert

Dr. Gordon Deckert still preaching health after 85 years

Dr. Gordon Deckert is angry. He's talking about the state of health care in America today, about childhood obesity and adult onset diabetes, about doctors...
pill

Health official: ‘We are a pill-popping nation’

NORMAN — More people die of prescription drug abuse annually in Oklahoma than die in motor-vehicle crashes, according to a 2015 report by the...
civil asset forfeiture

Civil asset forfeiture laws already face court challenges

While advocacy groups, district attorneys and state legislators wrangle over "civil asset forfeiture" rules and regulations in Oklahoma, the issue may ultimately be decided...
dumpster diving

Dumpster diving not just for journalists anymore

Careful what you throw in your trash. It’s not just journalists, private investigators or Slippin’ Jimmy McGill digging through dumpsters these days. ProPublica senior reporter...

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