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Is the NFL slipping, or is it just the Broncos?

For those who think that their empire is invincible — think Google, think the United States of America, think Harvard and Yale — now is the time to take a cautionary...

Are Americans charitable?

Philanthropy lobbyists argue: Doubling the standard deduction would cut charitable donations. Is it true? We think that Americans are charitable, very charitable, in...

End of an era

Most often, the phrase “end of an era” implies the end of something good, something special. In the case of the resignation of Robert Mugabe, there is shock and...

The country ignores due process at its peril

Due process can be frustrating and painful, especially in cases of sexual abuse. The alternatives can lead to far worse. We did not need to hear of accusations of...

For the gratitude-challenged (you know who you are)

Sitting around the Thanksgiving table frequently pits the abundantly grateful against the gratitude-challenged. The oppositional rite stems from a simple question:...

Re-respecting Veterans Day

It seems like a long time ago — although it really wasn’t — that active duty members of the military and veterans weren’t exactly welcome in the country they...

Potential British leader heading to the deep end

On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, the leader of Great Britain’s Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, opted to stay away from the...

As if the outrage of murder were not enough

While the nation is riveted by the mass murders in New York and Texas, Colorado is burdened with its own mass murder, the sole difference resting in the number of...

302 rabbis have it right

More than 300 American rabbis and cantors recently called on Israel to stop selling weapons to Myanmar (formerly Burma). The reason? The country’s ethnic cleansing of...

Important DPS election

Off-year elections don’t tend to get too much notice or generate much interest. This year’s school board election in the city of Denver is an exception. Driving...