Tuesday, December 18, 2018



If you value higher education, stand firm for free speech

A specter is haunting American academia — a specter that is stifling academic freedom. Virtually every day, some campus around the country confronts a...

Reverend: Commutation allows a chance for redemption

Early in my career, I worked for the Oklahoma Office of Juvenile Affairs and witnessed a level of hurt that I had never before...
interim studies

Interim studies on #oklaed move needle on mentality

Throughout September and early October, I attended several education-focused interim studies at the Oklahoma State Capitol. Although I saw plenty of noneducators still grasping...
Whooping cranes Uncle Julio's

Ironically, whooping cranes have view of OKC growth

I've lived in Oklahoma my entire life, but I had never heard about whooping cranes migrating through here until just this past week. It's fairly...
Norman Film Festival

Photo essay: Norman Film Festival returned for encore

This year marks the second year in a row for the Norman Film Festival to host screenings in downtown Norman, Oklahoma. In September, audiences...

Fast times at Gallogly U: It’s a university, not a business

FAIRFAX, Virginia — I have a confession to make: I don’t follow Oklahoma politics and events like some of my fellow ex-Okies do. Sure,...
Stitt and Edmondson

Stitt and Edmondson view Mary Fallin label as insult

When gubernatorial candidates are not raising money for campaign expenses and TV commercials, they visit different communities and recite stump speeches. Sometimes they appear with...
opportunity gaps

Data reveal opportunity gaps along demographic lines

In recent years, we have heard plenty of sad news about our home state. We learned in 2016 that life expectancies of poor Oklahomans...

Editorial: Gathering Place gun drama epitomizes politics

As the old saying goes, this is why we can't have nice things. Tulsa's massive, creative and game-changing new park — A Gathering Place —...
Walmart eye test

Value of Walmart eye test debated with SQ 793

While I don't think this is the kind of task a Walmart eye test would be include, I've become fairly interested in SQ 793 and...

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