Guest Columns

Community rights versus environmental destruction: Time to turn the page

In the fall of 2013, a group of community members fighting to ban fracking in Lafayette met with our local State Representative, Mike Foote....

Dark spots, light spots and Apple’s protest

Dr. Mel Gurtov has studied government intrusion into our lives for many decades, including his work as an analyst for the RAND corporation and...

Opening your heart for Valentine’s Day

In the United States, St. Valentine’s Day is celebrated widely with candy, flowers and private expressions of affection. I proposed to my wife on...