Opinions: Texas Perspectives

Surviving Breast Cancer Means Watching Your Diet

Oct. 24, 2016
Breast Cancer Awareness

One prevention and survival strategy needs more attention – your diet. Doctors and people diagnosed with cancer must focus more on what patients eat.

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Federal Law Banning School Corporal Punishment Is Needed

Oct. 21, 2016

Children deserve more, not less, protection from physical assault than adults. A federal law banning corporal punishment from schools would do just that.

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Role of the “Citizen Journalist” Is Changing

Oct. 19, 2016

Anytime you decide what to share, you’re doing the work of a news editor. Anytime you post news you witness, you’re working as a reporter.

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The TEA Can Do to Help Districts Serve Special Needs Kids

Oct. 17, 2016

This comes down to money and data, with the welfare of Texas school kids on the line.

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Tax Expenditures An Example of What's Wrong With Tax Code

Oct. 14, 2016

 If we want to reward our heroes, we should do so directly rather than by tax benefits — a technique that is neither transparent nor equitable.

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