Opinion

A call to get involved

While this year's presidential campaign has already defied expectations and drawn enormous attention, the political season won't come into full focus for most Rhode Islanders until later this summer and fall. The attention of many will turn to other

Is it a ballot box full of promise or an exercise in futility?

Throughout our nation's history, Americans have hoped that the casting of their vote will eventually lead to the possibility of a better life for themselves and their families. Each of us strives to choose a candidate for the presidency who most reflects

Contempt for the Constitution?

To the Editor: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry recently gave the commencement address at Northeastern University and made some startling comments that included and referenced 9/11: “There are …

Fix the `rich and poor'

To Governor Rimando and the people that run the State of Rhode Island: $5 million for two words and a few colors. I'd love to see the itemized receipt for that kind of money. After all, the state usually wants to see receipts from people if their

Letters

Fix the `rich and poor'

To Governor Rimando and the people that run the State of Rhode Island: $5 million for two words and a few colors. I'd love to see the itemized receipt for that kind of money. After all, the state usually wants to see receipts from people if their
Columns

Is it a ballot box full of promise or an exercise in futility?

Throughout our nation's history, Americans have hoped that the casting of their vote will eventually lead to the possibility of a better life for themselves and their families. Each of us strives to choose a candidate for the presidency who most reflects
Op-Ed

RI must build smarter now to adapt to already-rising sea levels

In recent years, it has become common to walk out my front door near Newport's waterfront in the historic Point neighborhood during a storm and see several inches of water surging up the road. For some, the challenges caused by