Bob Franken

Op-ed: Hurricane hot dogs

Amid all the hurricane stories about dangers and human suffering, I find it necessary to focus on an issue that invariably comes up during these... Read more

Op-ed: Stormy weather

What a crying shame it is that it takes a calamity for Americans, in particular our leaders, to rally around and do the right thing... Read more

Op-ed: Lessons learned

Of all the terror experienced by the millions of residents in Houston and environs, imagine the agony felt by those from the Katrina diaspora. They... Read more

Op-ed: Humanity and inhumanity

Hurricane Harvey is such a tragic natural disaster that it’s been impervious to the vigorous attempts to steal the spotlight by that unnatural disaster Donald... Read more

Op-ed: Nothing is unpardonable

Those who cover Washington these days never make unbreakable plans for the weekend, thanks to that smarmy tactic known as the “Friday Night Dump.” That’s... Read more

Op-ed: Many sides

Finally President Donald Trump acknowledged in a statement that “Racism is evil,” and described the “KKK, neo-Nazis, white supremacists and other hate groups” as “criminals... Read more

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