Opinion

Charlottesville feels L.V.’s pain
Sunday, October 22, 2017
Letters to the Editor:
On Oct. 2, I awoke to the news of the tragedy in your city. ...
Bush: America needs to recall, recover its identity
Sunday, October 22, 2017
Where I Stand:
Las Vegas Sun owner, publisher and editor Brian Greenspun is using his weekly column space this week to present the transcript of George W. Bush’s speech Thursday at the “Spirit of Liberty: At Home, In The World” event in New York. ...
Here’s how to stand up and resist Trumpcare
Sunday, October 22, 2017
Since Donald Trump’s election, a loose coalition of citizens, doctors, nurses, activists and others has rallied together to prevent their fellow Americans from losing health insurance. ...
On taxes, Republicans adopt lie-based strategy
Sunday, October 22, 2017
According to a new CBS News poll, almost 60 percent of the American public believes that the current Republican tax plan favors the wealthy. ...
Northern Nevada chamber wrong not to join Yucca Mountain fight
Northern Nevada chamber wrong not to join Yucca Mountain fight
Sunday, October 22, 2017
Sun Editorial:
The Reno-Sparks Chamber of Commerce didn’t just let an enemy get through the perimeter, it opened the gate and laid out a red carpet. ...
Blocking abortion legislation would be display of extremism
Sunday, October 22, 2017
What would America’s abortion policy be if the number of months in the gestation of a human infant were a prime number — say, seven or eleven? This thought experiment is germane to why the abortion issue has been politically toxic, and points to a path toward a less bitter debate. ...
Trump assailing First Amendment
Sunday, October 22, 2017
Letters to the Editor:
Today, freedom of the press is under assault by the president. ...
Understanding Donald Trump
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Letters to the Editor:
As a member in good standing with President Donald Trump’s “base,” I will endeavor to explain a few basic facts that the left just doesn’t seem to grasp, beyond the fact that he won the presidency, of course. ...
Ubiquitous pumpkin spice flavor leaving awful aftertaste
Saturday, October 21, 2017
There are villains out there of infinitely greater consequence than the one I’m about to describe, and the news of late teems with them. But surely we still have the levity, and the taste buds, to look past the White House and beyond Hollywood and tremble before a lesser boogeyman. ...
Weinstein’s alleged behavior appalling — both ‘then’ and now
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Confronted with allegations of serial sexual abuse and rape, Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein’s instinct was to lie: “I came of age in the ‘60s and ‘70s, when all the rules about behavior and workplaces were different. That was the culture then. ...
Why am I a Democrat? Here’s my story
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Guest Column:
Since the last election, it seems Democrats have been facing the same questions: “Who am I? Why am I here?” ...
We stand with Las Vegas
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Letters to the Editor:
We Serbian Americans were greatly saddened and shocked by the recent massacre of innocents in our home city of Las Vegas. ...
Trump holding Iran deal hostage
Friday, October 20, 2017
Negotiators warn never to take a hostage you can’t shoot. By announcing last Friday that the administration would not certify that the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran was in the national interest, Donald Trump has taken a hostage. ...
This isn’t the 1700s
Friday, October 20, 2017
Letters to the Editor:
Tragedy has struck again, this time with the massacre in Las Vegas. ...
Christian values? Please
Friday, October 20, 2017
Letters to the Editor:
I read a newspaper article Saturday regarding the speech given by President Donald Trump last Friday at the Values Voter Summit in Washington. ...