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Public Art Demands Scrutiny PDF Print E-mail
Commentary/Politics - Editorials
Tuesday, 08 October 2002 18:00
One of the magical things about art is its subjectivity. One man’s trash is another man’s treasure. The artist is able to express him- or herself without the normal constraints that apply to everyday life. In turn, the viewer is able to respond to an object of art with a unique freedom that only art allows.

 
Healthy Skepticism Is True Patriotism PDF Print E-mail
Commentary/Politics - Editorials
Tuesday, 01 October 2002 18:00
I am astounded by the controversy surrounding the issue of debating a possible war with Iraq. I can’t imagine that such a debate in Congress would even be questioned, let alone objected to by either the administration or the public.

 
Iowa Candidates Don’t Want Voters to Know PDF Print E-mail
Commentary/Politics - Editorials
Tuesday, 24 September 2002 18:00
Iowa candidates for public office should be ashamed for not filling out Project Vote Smart’s National Political Awareness Test (NPAT). What message does it send to voters when our incumbents and challengers are unwilling to share their views with voters? And what does it say about the parties and political consultants who discourage candidates from such basic disclosure? This refusal to inform voters is part of the systemic problem that perpetuates lack of accountability of the body politic.

 
Only a Few Voters Control Davenport PDF Print E-mail
Commentary/Politics - Editorials
Tuesday, 17 September 2002 18:00
The Davenport Community School Board elections are over, and there is good news and bad. The good news is that Grant School parent Alan Guard was the top vote-getter throughout the majority of the city, representing the community’s desire for real change in the district.

 
Spot Zoning Unconscionable PDF Print E-mail
Commentary/Politics - Editorials
Tuesday, 10 September 2002 18:00
The current Davenport zoning issue for the old H&W property located on North Brady across from the Walnut Center is not so confusing when you strip away all the complexities involved and take a basic, common-sense approach.

 
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