Opinion

The right moment to build new bonds

Nights have been refreshingly cool, and days have been pleasantly warm. The recent stretch of near perfect weather has provided Rhode Islanders a chance to immerse ourselves in the moment, enjoy the …

Orlando shooting, ISIS or mental illness?

To the Editor: A horrible hate crime has shaken us Americans once again. I wish to remind people, that the crime was targeted against the gay community. Politicians are having a field day blaming …

Grants help some of RI’s neediest

To the Editor: There has been a great deal of press during the past few weeks about the Community Service Grant program, and we feel that it is imperative to offer our perspective. These grants …

Save elephants from the bullhook

To the Editor: Elephants in circuses or other traveling shows lead a miserable existence. Not only do they spend the majority of their lives in chains, but they are also subjected to a cruel …

Letters

Korea: The forgotten war

To the Editor: Who: The Communist North – supported by China and Russia. The South supported by the United States and the United Nation’s 21 countries. What: The Korean Peninsula (Choson), …
Columns

Support for Brexit similar to angst in U.S.?

On June 23, 2016, the unthinkable happened in a referendum vote by United Kingdom citizens. The ballot referendum called “British Withdrawal from the European Union” or “Brexit” surprised the …
Op-Ed

Protecting coral canyons, seamounts will feed our faith

We live in the Ocean State, and this fact is nourishing to my faith. Aside from outer space, no realm is more mysterious to us than our oceans. Where else do you most feel this reverential awe – …