Daily Archive : Tuesday May 30, 2017




Life & Entertainment


    Republican state Rep. David McSweeney, left, of Barrington Hills and Democratic state Rep. Scott Drury of Highwood.

    Editorial: The value of independent thinking in Springfield

    A Daily Herald editorial calls for more independent thinking in Springfield like that done by state Rep. David McSweeney, a Barrington Hills Republican, and state Rep. Scott Drury, a Highwood Democrat.

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    Editorial: Add photos to Veterans Memorial Wall of Faces

    In this editorial, the Daily Herald joins the Illlinois Press Foundation in asking for the public’s help in finding lost photos for the Wall of Faces of veterans who died in the Vietnam War.


    When push comes to shove

    Columnist Kathleen Parker: The shocking thing about Greg Gianforte’s assault on a journalist isn’t that he body-slammed and punched a reporter but that it took so long for the inevitable to occur.

    Frank Manzo IV

    Union-busting laws hurt all workers

    Guest Frank Manzo IV: It turns out that the reason why certain special interests and politicians are pushing laws and court cases to weaken unions is because they actually DO weaken unions.


    ‘Resistance strategy’ is not helping country
    An Inverness letter to the editor: I consider myself in the political middle, generally right on economic matters and left on social issues.


    Media looks at what didn’t happen
    A Wheaton letter to the editor: Julie Pace and Vivian Salama you missed so much in your article, “President silent on human rights,” Monday, May 22, World and Nation.


    Could legislators put aside partisanship?
    An Elgin letter to the editor: I am very appreciative of your May 24 “Our View.” The statement — “Unacceptable” — is thorough, clearly stated, and right on target.


    Today’s Opinion Page editorial cartoon
    Today’s Daily Herald Opinion page editorial cartoon


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