The Daily Progress: Editorials

Saturday, October 25, 2014


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Opinion/Editorial: Darth Vader offers future for Ukraine

Even in Ukraine, the prospect of Darth Vader on the ballot must give pause.

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Saturday 10/25/2014
Opinion/Editorial: Zombie government?
Posted: October 25, 2014

Washington state elections have been invaded by zombies. Or, at least, zombies as a campaign issue.

Opinion/Editorial: Fun at the cemetery
Posted: October 25, 2014

Peoria, Illinois, has actors portraying dead people to attract folks to a cemetery. But the goal is to get more graveyard business.

Friday 10/24/2014
Opinion/Editorial: The country store lives on in Albemarle
Posted: October 24, 2014

Two new businesses in two disparate parts of Albemarle County share one old-fashioned value: reviving the “country store” idea as the heart and soul of a community.

Thursday 10/23/2014
Opinion/Editorial: Terror fight a long-term obligation
Posted: October 23, 2014

“Sustained commitment.” “Strategic patience.” This is the attitude Americans must accept if we want to prevent another 9/11.

Wednesday 10/22/2014
Opinion/Editorial: Proposal is surely not world-class
Posted: October 22, 2014

A “proposed policy aimed at muzzling dissent … is comprehensively appalling. But did Charlottesville City Council or staff learn that lesson?

Tuesday 10/21/2014
Opinion/Editorial: Eyewitness reforms are still needed
Posted: October 21, 2014

Testimony from a confident eyewitness can sway even the most conscientious jury. But the reliability of eyewitness accounts has been called into question by numerous studies — and by the corrected results of trials.

Monday 10/20/2014
Opinion/Editorial: New phase of waiting in Graham case
Posted: October 20, 2014

Human remains found near Walnut Creek Park have not been conclusively identified as Hannah Graham’s as of this writing. But her parents immediately were notified of last Saturday’s discovery, and an additional search planned for Sunday was called off.

Saturday 10/18/2014
Opinion/Editorial: Response to Graham shows area's compassion
Posted: October 18, 2014

Just last week, the parents of the missing University of Virginia student again expressed appreciation for the energies and commitment of police, search and rescue experts and community volunteers.

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