Opinion - Jackson Newspapers - Ripley, WV http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20121023/NEWS/121029973/1007/OPINION jacksonnewspapers.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:37:09 +0000 On the Road with Rick Holmes: Beyond identity politics: Diversity, divisions and the ‘American mutt’ http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20171012/on-road-with-rick-holmes-beyond-identity-politics-diversity-divisions-and-american-mutt?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Oct 2017 18:33:10 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20171012/on-road-with-rick-holmes-beyond-identity-politics-diversity-divisions-and-american-mutt Evan F. Moore: What the NFL protests really mean http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20171006/evan-f-moore-what-nfl-protests-really-mean?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 Oct 2017 15:37:54 +0000 By Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20171006/evan-f-moore-what-nfl-protests-really-mean On the Road with Rick Holmes: Preservation versus access in America’s parks http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20171005/on-road-with-rick-holmes-preservation-versus-access-in-americas-parks?rssfeed=true Thu, 05 Oct 2017 18:44:39 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20171005/on-road-with-rick-holmes-preservation-versus-access-in-americas-parks On the Road with Rick Holmes: The mill and the mountain: When a company town loses its company http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170928/on-road-with-rick-holmes-mill-and-mountain-when-company-town-loses-its-company?rssfeed=true Thu, 28 Sep 2017 18:58:01 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170928/on-road-with-rick-holmes-mill-and-mountain-when-company-town-loses-its-company Granlund cartoon: Trump insults versus Kim Jong Un insults http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170922/granlund-cartoon-trump-insults-versus-kim-jong-un-insults?rssfeed=true Fri, 22 Sep 2017 22:33:39 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170922/granlund-cartoon-trump-insults-versus-kim-jong-un-insults Granlund cartoon: Hurricanes of 2017 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170921/granlund-cartoon-hurricanes-of-2017?rssfeed=true Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:52:39 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170921/granlund-cartoon-hurricanes-of-2017 On the Road with Rick Holmes: Politics and introspection at Yale http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170921/on-road-with-rick-holmes-politics-and-introspection-at-yale?rssfeed=true Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:28:44 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170921/on-road-with-rick-holmes-politics-and-introspection-at-yale Evan F. Moore: Jemele Hill’s controversial tweet in line with Trump’s KKK affiliations, ESPN’s history http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170920/evan-f-moore-jemele-hills-controversial-tweet-in-line-with-trumps-kkk-affiliations-espns-history?rssfeed=true Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:00:11 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170920/evan-f-moore-jemele-hills-controversial-tweet-in-line-with-trumps-kkk-affiliations-espns-history Evan F. Moore: Police unions double down on discrimination http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170914/evan-f-moore-police-unions-double-down-on-discrimination?rssfeed=true Thu, 14 Sep 2017 21:51:36 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170914/evan-f-moore-police-unions-double-down-on-discrimination On the Road with Rick Holmes: Politics is undermining support for higher education http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170914/on-road-with-rick-holmes--politics-is-undermining-support-for-higher-education?rssfeed=true Thu, 14 Sep 2017 18:37:26 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170914/on-road-with-rick-holmes--politics-is-undermining-support-for-higher-education On the Road with Rick Holmes: Revisiting Reconstruction: To the victors go the statues http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170907/on-road-with-rick-holmes-revisiting-reconstruction-to-victors-go-statues?rssfeed=true Thu, 07 Sep 2017 18:46:03 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170907/on-road-with-rick-holmes-revisiting-reconstruction-to-victors-go-statues Arthur I. Cyr: Harvey, humanitarian relief and American tradition http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170905/arthur-i-cyr-harvey-humanitarian-relief-and-american-tradition?rssfeed=true Tue, 05 Sep 2017 18:13:55 +0000 By Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170905/arthur-i-cyr-harvey-humanitarian-relief-and-american-tradition Mark L. Hopkins: I hope I haven’t made you mad http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170905/mark-l-hopkins-i-hope-i-havent-made-you-mad?rssfeed=true Tue, 05 Sep 2017 16:59:46 +0000 By Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170905/mark-l-hopkins-i-hope-i-havent-made-you-mad Granlund cartoon: North Korea and sanctions http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170905/granlund-cartoon-north-korea-and-sanctions?rssfeed=true Tue, 05 Sep 2017 15:43:32 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170905/granlund-cartoon-north-korea-and-sanctions Granlund cartoon: DACA and Trump http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170905/granlund-cartoon-daca-and-trump?rssfeed=true Tue, 05 Sep 2017 15:41:28 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170905/granlund-cartoon-daca-and-trump Granlund cartoon: Hurricane Irma http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170905/granlund-cartoon-hurricane-irma?rssfeed=true Tue, 05 Sep 2017 15:39:33 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/news/20170905/granlund-cartoon-hurricane-irma Matthew T. Mangino: Mueller sends Trump administration message on pardons http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170901/matthew-t-mangino-mueller-sends-trump-administration-message-on-pardons?rssfeed=true Sat, 02 Sep 2017 19:13:36 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170901/matthew-t-mangino-mueller-sends-trump-administration-message-on-pardons Granlund cartoon: Labor Day donations http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170901/granlund-cartoon-labor-day-donations?rssfeed=true Fri, 01 Sep 2017 21:48:21 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170901/granlund-cartoon-labor-day-donations On the Road with Rick Holmes: Not a battleground state, but Montana has its battles http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170831/on-road-with-rick-holmes-not-battleground-state-but-montana-has-its-battles?rssfeed=true Thu, 31 Aug 2017 17:41:19 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170831/on-road-with-rick-holmes-not-battleground-state-but-montana-has-its-battles Evan F. Moore: Black lives matter on any given Sunday http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170825/evan-f-moore-black-lives-matter-on-any-given-sunday?rssfeed=true Fri, 25 Aug 2017 18:56:17 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/opinion/20170825/evan-f-moore-black-lives-matter-on-any-given-sunday