Ruth Gadebusch

09/25/2014 - 12:25pm

    The House Republicans actually voted with the Democrats to authorize the training and arming of Syrian rebels combating the militant Islamic State. Even though I think it was necessary, such cooperation from the Republicans tends to make me nervous.

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08/07/2014 - 3:02pm

    With women, particularly our health care, under attack recently I have been on a tear regarding our rights, our status. As we pass the anniversaries of that meeting in Seneca Falls, N.Y., in July 1848 and its successful mission culmination in August of 1920 it is fitting that we take note of just how we got to...

07/31/2014 - 8:49pm

    The only way to stop the current attacks by the Republicans on women's rights is to use the vote to make a difference. For me the hypocrisy makes it all the worse. It is politics of the worse sort.

    There can be no doubt that a major opening for women to...

07/21/2014 - 1:42am

    Yes, women won the vote in 1920 but never let it be said it was given. It was a hard struggle that did not, could not, stop because, as we were to learn, it was only the first step, continuing today. Despite what has been achieved the current political climate makes it quite clear that this is certainly no time...

07/14/2014 - 3:08am

    Once again I call attention to that intrepid group that gathered in Seneca Falls, New York, on a hot July day in 1848. Little did they know what a long difficult struggle it would be before the success of their mission in August of 1920: the vote for women.

    We may...

06/19/2014 - 12:59am

    Enough. Enough. Enough.  Not one more!  What does it take for us to stop this gun horror?

    Granted, we can never stop all these occurrences of out-of-the-blue shootings, but we can most certainly reduce them.  After each horrible incident there is great...

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