CHRIS ESTEP: Tabloid scandals should not determine our politicians

October 5, 2014 11:17 pm
CHRIS ESTEP: Tabloid scandals should not determine our politicians

When it comes to election year, reporters often focus on scandals, digging up dirt from the politicians’ pasts and painting them in a grimy image. Many times, we think our leaders should be “angels,” perfect in every aspect of character. However, the founders of the United States anticipated that the rulers […]

Read more ›

CHRIS ESTEP: President’s speech confirms a long road ahead for U.S.

September 21, 2014 6:39 pm
CHRIS ESTEP: President’s speech confirms a long road ahead for U.S.

On Sept. 10, President Obama delivered a speech to a war-weary nation about his strategy to “degrade and destroy” the terrorist group ISIS, otherwise known as the Islamic State. This radical organization has recently conquered broad stretches of territory in Iraq and Syria, committing acts of vicious barbarism in their […]

Read more ›