Hazard-Herald- RSS OPINION Feed http://hazard-herald.com/section/OPINION http://hazard-herald.com/section/OPINION Sun, 26 Apr 2015 12:04:55 EST 1800 Letter to the Editor http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/152788586/Letter-to-the-Editor Dear Editor, Tue, 7 Apr 2015 12:45:31 EST Why Big Blue? http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/152605500/Why-Big-Blue It was 1975. The University of Kentucky Wildcats were in the NCAA finals against the UCLA Bruins. Arguably, the two most prominent NCAA basketball programs were pitted against each other for the national championship of college... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:25:31 EST How the Supreme Court should decide the same-sex union cases http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/152400970/How-the-Supreme-Court-should-decide-the-same-sex-union-cases The Wed, 18 Mar 2015 11:10:31 EST Banking on tanking http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/152401006/Banking-on-tanking In Murfreesboro, Tennessee, less than an hour's drive from my childhood home, two high school girls' basketball teams just made national headlines — by trying to lose to each other. Wed, 18 Mar 2015 11:05:33 EST A debt of gratitude owed to storm workers http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/152273318/A-debt-of-gratitude-owed-to-storm-workers Over the last month, the people of Perry County have seen some wild weather, to say the least. Rain, snow, sleet, and flooding have all hit the region, in a matter of days in some instances, and wreaked havoc on roads, homes, and businesses. With the... Wed, 11 Mar 2015 13:05:32 EST Kissing the Koch ring http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/152273263/Kissing-the-Koch-ring After the Supreme Court's democracy-mugging decree that let corporations dump unlimited amounts of money into our elections, a guy named Larry sent me an email that perfectly summed it all up: “Big money has plucked our... Wed, 11 Mar 2015 12:00:32 EST A crash course on reality http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/152273284/A-crash-course-on-reality I was always one of those kids who got As in school.Give me an assignment, I'll do it. A test? I'll take it. Lecture to me, and I'll absorb every word. Wed, 11 Mar 2015 11:35:31 EST Single-gender bathrooms now controversial http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/152146389/Single-gender-bathrooms-now-controversial Fairness Campaign director Chris Hartman called passage of SB 76 which maintains single-gender restrooms in Kentucky public schools “prioritizing discrimination.” He's right. Requiring girls to use the girls room and boys to use the... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 10:45:31 EST Letter to the Editor http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/152135772/Letter-to-the-Editor Dear Editor, Wed, 4 Mar 2015 17:15:33 EST