COMMENTARY: Good dads cook up memories for their kids that last a lifetime

BY RUBEN NAVARRETTE JR.This Father’s Day, as I enjoy brunch with my family, I must remember to be grateful for “hunger dishes.”And, as a...

COMMENTARY: End of an Era

BY M. RAY PERRYMANGeneral Electric (GE) was recently eliminated from the Dow Jones Industrial Average (or simply “the Dow”), after more than a century...

COMMENTARY: Fight ‘fake news’ by consuming fact-based information

On Tuesday, I will lead a presentation about the importance of newspapers in an era of “fake news” as part of the University of...

COMMENTARY: Not a citizen? Not a person

BY AL KAUFFMANSI see a clear method to the apparent madness of Texas redistricting. I fear that Texas is moving toward redistricting based on...

COMMENTARY: Urban Texas expansion is substantial

BY M. RAY PERRYMANTexas cities are dominating national expansion. The U.S. Census Bureau recently released estimates of population growth between July 2016 and July...

COMMENTARY: When it comes to immigrants, what part of ‘legal’ does Trump not understand?

BY RUBEN NAVARRETTE JR.Never mind the undocumented. Donald Trump has a terribly complicated relationship with legal immigrants.I’m not talking about the fact that he...

COMMENTARY: Focus on improving RGV education

BY DR. LUZELMA CANALESWe are grounded in the belief that education paves the way to the middle class. Traditionally, students across the country have...

COMMENTARY: Gauging the yield curve

COMMENTARY | M. Ray PerrymanThe “yield curve” has recently been receiving some attention because it can be a harbinger of economic downturns and has...

COMMENTARY: Fear not! Brett Kavanaugh knows at least three women.

BY ALEXANDRA PETRII don’t know why you would want a condensed transcript of the Kavanaugh announcement, as it was pretty short, but you are...

COMMENTARY: Jeff Sessions no longer sparks joy

BY ALEXANDRA PETRI“I think, you know, Cabinet secretaries serve at the pleasure of the president. If this president no longer has pleasure in General...