Op-Ed Archives - Baltimore Post-ExaminerBaltimore Post-Examiner

Stopping Trump on 2020 is the real goal

Mid-term elections are just a few months away and while it would be nice for guys like me who can’t stand the person who occupies the White House to see his party rebuffed, there is a much larger election to […]

Stopping Trump on 2020 is the real goal

By

Mid-term elections are just a few months away and while it would be nice for guys like me who can’t stand the person who occupies the White House to see his party rebuffed, there is a much larger election to […]

Continue Reading...

‘In My Life’ all these places have their moments and John McNamara loved them all

BALTIMORE — When I heard the horrific news that five people had been shot at the Capital Gazette newspaper, I immediately thought of John McNamara. Surely, Mac would convey

A 4th of July firewoprks stand on Baltimore National Pike in Baltimore, maryland. (credit Anthony C. Hayes)

Be safe on 4th of July

The Fourth of July is a holiday full of fun, family and fireworks. Fireworks and grilling are some of the best parts of this holiday, but they can have

Capital Gazette murders may stifle small newspapers

In 40 years at the Baltimore Sun, most of them on the nightside metro desk, I talked to lots of crazy people on the phone and some who came

Today is World Refugee Day: Let’s welcome them

Whether you’re overwhelmed, appalled or in full support of President Trump’s methods to stem illegal immigration into the U.S. --currently in full play on the U.S.-Mexico border-- the reality

Right Care at the Right Time

The greater Baltimore community is growing faster than ever before, requiring health leaders to manage population health with the most thoughtful approaches while also remaining at the cutting edge

The ugly truth about the preservation of democracy

Philosophical Beginnings Democracy is a Greek word that means "rule of the people." The Greeks and Romans believed that citizens should elect their officials and be involved in their governance.

Baltimore needs more bike racks

I bike every day. As a 20-something grad student with tuition debt, owning a car is out of the question, as is defaulting to Uber for all my rides.

Did Baltimore avoid a life-endangering metro rail crisis through sheer luck?

Without public notice, Governor Larry Hogan and the Maryland Department of Transportation/Maryland Transit Administration (MDOT/MTA) closed the entire Metro Subway line from Owings Mills to Johns Hopkins downtown on

Baltimore Gun Violence Protest March 6, 2018. (credit Michael Jordan BPE)

Our leadership has failed our justice system and youth

Today, in the year 2018, with the most advanced technology in the world, there is something seriously wrong with our system of justice. It is dysfunctional in the least

HOME / ABOUT / CONTACT / JOIN THE TEAM / TERMS OF SERVICE / PRIVACY POLICY / COMMENT POLICY