|EDITORIAL - Wrong emphasis on police homicides
We do not intend to parse or do a full content analysis of Supt. Steve McGreggor's speech to determine the message he meant to convey. We are intent, however, on giving Supt. McGreggor the benefit of the doubt and apply the most benign interpretation to his remarks.
A new world, a damaged world
The world is dangerously new. But, as we hurry about our planet-destroying business, we seldom think deeply enough about how things have changed over the past half a century or so. The fastest, widest and biggest changes that humans have generated on Earth... - Martin Henry
Tony Blair's legacy
British Prime Minister Tony Blair enjoyed a rare moment of contentment in Belfast this week. The image of him sitting between one-time mortal foes Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness, now partners in a Northern Ireland government... - John Rapley
Left holding the door
On Tuesday night, at a gas station in Cross Roads, I had another of those regretted holding door moments, an experience I am sure countless other men can identify with. I was going into one of those gas station supermarkets when a young woman approached... - Melville Cooke