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A week after the murder of George Floyd, Richmond police tear-gassed peaceful protesters at the Robert E. Lee monument.
Once upon a time people would often guide their lives by adhering to “everything in moderation.”
We used to raise Victory Gardens that produced upwards to one-half of the annual produce consumed in this country.
Richard Alley, a professor of geosciences at Penn State University, joins host Lawrence Eppard to help us understand the collapse of the Conger Ice Shelf in East Antarctica and its implications. Plus: Climate Investing with Zach Stein from the Carbon Collective!
Episode 38: Richard Kyte and Scott Rada also discuss the similarities between Florida's so-called Don't-Say-Gay law and a high school football coach who wants to pray with his players.
Commentary: The biggest decisions we make in life are whether to say “yes” or “no” to new opportunities.
"If the court is stripping away rights, why would it stop at a woman's body autonomy?"
Growing up with one TV and only 3 major networks from which to choose gave me enough of an outlook on the world beyond our home’s walls. I watched shows like these: The Andy Griffith Show, Bewitched, The Brady Bunch, The Partridge Family, Happy Days, and so many more. Life was good. Families…
So, my regular (and maybe some irregular) coffee guys got together, seated at the big rectangular round table last week and were, for the first time since late January "All Present and Accounted For, Sir!"
"If Black lives truly matter, we need to look askance at cigarettes, which disproportionately kill Black people."
Hundreds gathered on Tuesday in protest of the Supreme Court's leaked draft opinion which would overturn Roe v. Wade.
"After the Monuments" - co-hosted by Pulitzer-Prize winning columnist Michael Paul Williams and Kelli Lemon - captures the zeitgeist of a nation struggling to move from symbolic to substantive change on racial issues.
For fifteen years the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) has produced Rich States, Poor States: ALEC-Laffer State Economic Competitiveness Index. This broad index measures 15 policy variables that ALEC has deemed important to economic growth, with a particular focus on tax and spen…
I inherited a handful of seasonal rituals from my grandfather. Some of these I still practice in an updated manner.
The U.S. government on Thursday released its long-awaited plan to ban menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars, citing the toll on Black smokers and young people.The proposed rules would help prevent children from becoming the next generation of smokers and help adult smokers quit, said Health…
On this episode of the Utterly Moderate Podcast, host Lawrence Eppard is joined by University of Baltimore law professor Kimberly Wehle to discuss her new book, "How to Think Like a Lawyer and Why: A Common-Sense Guide to Everyday Dilemmas."
Michael Paul Williams — a columnist with the Richmond Times-Dispatch — won the 2021 Pulitzer Prize in Commentary "for penetrating and historically insightful columns that guided Richmond, a former capital of the Confederacy, through the painful and complicated process of dismantling the city…
Episode 37: Richard Kyte and Scott Rada also discuss whether it's ethical to cancel all things Russian because of the war in Ukraine.
Commentary: If the people you disagree with seem completely irrational, that’s a pretty good clue your own understanding of the case is superficial.
After four months of breaking out of my comfort zone or as I like to call it, “living dangerously,” I’ve learned a lot about myself. I’ve always liked the saying, “If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.” I wanted to achieve something different, so this is on…
Iowa catches a lot of unnecessary, false and unwanted flak.
Mike Grandon was a master at both wit and wisdom in his many years of public service.