Whither Public Education

This year’s regular session of the WV State Legislature saw a focus on public education that rivaled that of last year. The 2018 session saw a greater focus on education than had been the case for many years. ...

The Case for Cannabis in WV

The West Virginia Legislature passed a bill two years ago legalizing the consumption of marijuana for medicinal purposes. But no “weed” may yet be taken as medicine, because the administration of Governor Jim J...

I Am the Light Lady

— There’s still a free press out there. Two days after the 2018 midterm election, a nationwide call was sent out by a coalition of political organizations to stage protests across the country over the firin...

The Other Epidemic

It would be challenging to name anyone more uniquely familiar with racism in America than Abraham Lincoln, who not only has been accused of being a racist himself, but often is described as too moderate even fo...