Opinion
229 results total, viewing 51 - 60
In the 1938 film “Reefer Madness,” the promotional posters for the movie asserted that “Women cry for it” and “Men die for it.” On the bottom of the poster was the subtitle, “Drug … more
Rhode Islanders have reason to be apprehensive about the state’s future. Major projected budget shortfalls loom. Our economic recovery continues to proceed sluggishly, and the unemployment rate … more
According to famed Pennsylvania groundhog Punxsutawney Phil, another six weeks of winter lie ahead. If he’s right, and if the coming weeks are to bear any resemblance to the last one, Rhode … more
To the Editor: In Jim Collin’s classic business book, From Good To Great, he notes that the difference between good and great leaders is when confronted with an important issue or problem they … more
In Greek mythology, Sisyphus, the King of Ephyra (Cornith), was punished by the god Zeus for making false promises to the subjects of his kingdom. As Sisyphus amassed wealth and spent little on the … more
Now well removed from a brutal winter and with the official start of summer just weeks away, Rhode Islanders find themselves again amid a moment of change. This time of year always carries a sense … more
To the Editor: “When the government fears the people, there is liberty. When the people fear the government, there is tyranny.” – Thomas Jefferson The government does not fear the people. … more
To the Editor: One of my most interesting memories of my teenage years in Warwick Downs was the brave acts by Barbara Eden, a tall, well built young lady, who lived on Navashon Ave. across from my … more
There is an Old Persian Proverb that states: “A sword in the hands of a drunken slave is less dangerous than science in the hands of the unscrupulous.” This proverb was written in relation to new … more
To the Editor: It’s been said that a new broom sweeps clean. However, that certainly is not the case regarding Governor Gina Raimondo’s budget proposal, which eliminates state funding … more
« Prev | 1 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 23 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 6 months.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.
Welcome to RIjobs.com
Copyright © 2015, Beacon Communications. Powered by: Creative Circle Advertising Solutions, Inc.