Archive of: Opinion



Rudman Center off to a great start May 3 2013

Rudman Center off to a great start

At the opening dinner, keynote speaker John McCain gave a glowing tribute to Rudman’s ability to forge alliances, stand for principle and display humor

Democracy can’t afford to be without newspapers April 19 2013

Democracy can’t afford to be without newspapers

You can agree with it, hate it, wrap fish with it, but a newspaper will let you know what is going on in your state and community

Casino money is fool's gold April 19 2013

Casino money is fool's gold

The smart bet is to walk away from the seduction of ‘easy money’

April 19 2013

USNH sabbaticals are too costly

Since 2004, professors have taken 178 yearlong sabbaticals and 743 part-year sabbaticals at a cost of $65 million

April 19 2013

Is it time to make hemp legal in N.H. again?

An overwhelming number of Live Free or Die Alliance Facebook respondents say it is

April 5 2013

It’s time for N.H. to legalize marijuana, not casinos

It’s a promising libertarian solution to the state’s budget mess

April 5 2013

Life after death for the ‘missile to nowhere’

A missile system the Pentagon doesn’t want continues to get funding

March 22 2013

Paranoia plays a role in pro-gun movement

Since the shootings at Aurora and Newtown, the irrationality, bordering on hysteria, of the pro-gun, no-regulation folks has been on display

March 22 2013

Just say no to private prisons in N.H.

There is a better way to deal with punishment of crime and controlling costs