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    ‘Love is love.” “Science is science.” Homes and offices in Washington, D.C., must display every politically correct lawn sign there is. Could it be these signs give a sense of belonging, the kind that used to be provided by organized religion? And what does “Love is love” and “Science is sci…

      As the U.S. Centers for Disease Control moves to extend a federal eviction moratorium that (including its original CARES Act version) has now been in place for most of 18 months and that President Joe Biden himself concedes is “not likely to pass constitutional muster,” most of the public rh…

        ‘Freedom of speech is the air that any thinker breathes; it’s the fuel that ignites the fire of an intellectual’s thoughts.” Raif Badawi dared to write such things in Saudi Arabia. And he exercised his own freedom of speech, asking questions about faith and challenging extremism in that coun…

          Hannah Arendt in her book, The Origins of Totalitarianism, wrote, “The ideal subject of totalitarian rule is not the convinced Nazi or the convinced Communist, but people for whom the distinction between fact and fiction (i.e., the reality of experience) and the distinction between true and …

          WATERLOO -- Waterloo Ward 2 City Councilor Jonathan Grieder will host a constituent meeting Wednesday. The meeting will take place from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in Meeting Room A at the Waterloo Public Library. This meeting will be a continuation of the conversation around gun violence in our communit…

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