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Jonathan Kraut: Down the dark road

The very recent passage of Indiana State Bill 568 permits neighbor to exclude neighbor, provider to deny services to client, and vendors to deny a sale based on "freed... » Read More
Posted: mar. 31, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Jonathan Kraut: Down the dark road Comments 36 Comments
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Danny Tyree: It’s not a war on the Easter holiday, but ...

As my family prepares to celebrate Easter 2015, I feel overwhelmed by the changes the holiday has undergone in both religious and secular terms. » Read More
Posted: mar. 29, 2015 11:08 p.m. | Danny Tyree: It’s not a war on the Easter holiday, but ... Comments 0 Comments
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Byron York: The conundrum of the H-1B

Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google, believes passionately that the United States needs more skilled foreign workers. » Read More
Posted: mar. 29, 2015 11:01 p.m. | Byron York: The conundrum of the H-1B Comments 4 Comments
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Cokie and Steven Roberts: U.S. more fun through women's eyes

As Women's History Month wraps up at the end of March, there's something we want to know: Why should half of the human race be relegated to one month a year? » Read More
Posted: mar. 29, 2015 10:59 p.m. | Cokie and Steven Roberts: U.S. more fun through women's eyes Comments 1 Comment
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David Hegg: Essentials of ethical leadership

The ramifications of ethical ideology are important in every area of life, but nowhere more so than in positions of leadership. » Read More
Posted: mar. 29, 2015 2:00 a.m. | David Hegg: Essentials of ethical leadership Comments 2 Comments
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No deep well brine injection in SCV

We oppose deep well injection as a solution to chloride reduction anywhere in the Santa Clarita Valley, as deep well injection of large volumes of fluid has been scien... » Read More
Posted: mar. 29, 2015 2:00 a.m. | No deep well brine injection in SCV Comments 34 Comments
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Betty Arenson: A failure to communicate

The phrase "What we've got here is a failure to communicate" originated in the 1967 film "Cool Hand Luke." It was spoken by a warden to a rebellious chained prisoner. » Read More
Posted: mar. 27, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Betty Arenson: A failure to communicate Comments 9 Comments
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Bill Blowers: Of radio towers, ignorance and fear

Let me be so bold as to bring some common sense to this argument. There is a group of well-meaning people who are vociferously opposing the use of a radio tower in the... » Read More
Posted: mar. 25, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Bill Blowers: Of radio towers, ignorance and fear Comments 2 Comments
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Kevin Buck: The show must go on

To the casual observer, this should be a slow period for political news and events. But just because there is not a national election until November 2016 does not mean... » Read More
Posted: mar. 24, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Kevin Buck: The show must go on Comments 57 Comments
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Scott Kanowsky: The staid hamburger

Editor's note: This is one of a series of columns by Santa Clarita Valley native Scott Kanowsky, who is currently living in Madrid, Spain. » Read More
Posted: mar. 23, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Scott Kanowsky: The staid hamburger Comments 20 Comments
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David Hegg: Life is about finding your true identity

The more years I log, the more I understand the benefit of identifying myself in the right way. » Read More
Posted: mar. 22, 2015 2:00 a.m. | David Hegg: Life is about finding your true identity Comments 0 Comments
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Kevin Korenthal: Calif. high-speed rail dilemma

I have been closely following the happenings related to California high-speed rail since before it was passed in a voter referendum in 2008. » Read More
Posted: mar. 20, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Kevin Korenthal: Calif. high-speed rail dilemma Comments 26 Comments
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Charles L. Byers:Climate change and analytic thinking

Regarding my previous Signal column "Don't teach global warming to kids," published March 4, I don't want Omar Escobedo, or anyone else, to think I was taking him "to ... » Read More
Posted: mar. 19, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Charles L. Byers:Climate change and analytic thinking Comments 12 Comments
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Gary Horton: A drive through avocados and mega mines

Anyone in the SCV not suffering Mad Cow Disease knows of the two long-running Great Threats aimed at our bucolic Santa Clarita Valley. » Read More
Posted: mar. 18, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Gary Horton: A drive through avocados and mega mines Comments 20 Comments
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Charlie Vignola: Of letters, scandals and emails

This past week, two different scandals appeared at opposite ends of the political spectrum, so no matter which side you were on you had something to be furious about. » Read More
Posted: mar. 17, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Charlie Vignola: Of  letters, scandals and emails Comments 61 Comments
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David Hegg: Privilege, power, and the public good

Fundamental to the ethics of democratic governing is the proposition that privilege and power are to be used for the public good. Unfortunately, the consistent outwork... » Read More
Posted: mar. 15, 2015 2:00 a.m. | David Hegg: Privilege, power, and the public good Comments 36 Comments
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Byron York: GOP scrambles to keep Obamacare subsidies flowing

What happens if Republicans win the Supreme Court case against Obamacare? They might end up like the dog that caught the car. » Read More
Posted: mar. 15, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Byron York: GOP scrambles to keep Obamacare subsidies flowing Comments 10 Comments
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Terri Lovell: On Feb. 25, as I listened to the Mark Levin show on the radio in my car, a woman by th

On Feb. 25, as I listened to the Mark Levin show on the radio in my car, a woman by the name of Sue Payne had just called in to share some shocking information. » Read More
Posted: mar. 13, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Terri Lovell: On Feb. 25, as I listened to the Mark Levin show on the radio in my car, a woman by th Comments 16 Comments
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Brian Baker: Loving America and accuracy

Gary Horton is busted. » Read More
Posted: mar. 13, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Brian Baker: Loving America and accuracy Comments 100 Comments
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Keith Smith: Teach both climate change and critical thinking

The Signal Opinion page on Feb. 13 contained a letter from Mr. Omar Escobedo ("Global warming must be taught in grade schools"). I agree that our children in grade and... » Read More
Posted: mar. 13, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Keith Smith: Teach both climate change and critical thinking Comments 12 Comments
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Steve Lunetta: Hillary’s emails

Do you ever get tired of the same thing over and over again? It is very easy to get into a rut. » Read More
Posted: mar. 12, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Steve Lunetta: Hillary’s emails Comments 27 Comments
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Gary Horton: We need change in this country

Rudy Giuliani's comments two weeks ago about "President Obama not loving America" has raised eyebrows and continues to create discussion and controversy in newsrooms a... » Read More
Posted: mar. 11, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Gary Horton: We need change in this country Comments 40 Comments
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Jonathan Kraut: President candidate bash is almost upon us

Ready for secretly allied third parties to cast doubt and propagate fear? A string of secret emails may contain hidden satanic messages? » Read More
Posted: mar. 10, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Jonathan Kraut: President candidate bash is almost upon us Comments 79 Comments
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David Hegg: Who is responsible?

There is a strange dichotomy going on in our society. When someone's mistake or carelessness or forgetfulness or laziness negatively impacts another's life, that wrong... » Read More
Posted: mar. 08, 2015 2:00 a.m. | David Hegg: Who is responsible? Comments 2 Comments
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UPDATE: Steve Lunetta: Baseball season!

Editor's note: Updated to correct last name of author. » Read More
Posted: mar. 05, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Updated: mar. 05, 2015 11:21 a.m. | UPDATE: Steve Lunetta: Baseball season! Comments 8 Comments
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Gary Horton: Are you sufficiently American?

The Rudy Giuliani comments two weeks ago about President Obama has got a bug under my skin. » Read More
Posted: mar. 04, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Gary Horton: Are you sufficiently American? Comments 78 Comments
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Charles L. Byers: Don’t teach global warming to kids

Omar Escobedo, who is studying biochemistry at UCSD, wrote a thoughtfully crafted letter to the editor published Feb. 13 in The Signal in which he urged society to tea... » Read More
Posted: mar. 04, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Charles L. Byers: Don’t teach global warming to kids Comments 46 Comments
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Kevin Buck: The buck stopped there

For many years I have had the pleasure of a robust political give and take with a couple of knowledgeable, intelligent and reasoned conservatives. Very conservative co... » Read More
Posted: mar. 03, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Kevin Buck: The buck stopped there Comments 16 Comments
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Spectacular Salamanca

Editor's note: This is one of a series of columns by Santa Clarita Valley native Scott Kanowsky, who is currently living in Madrid, Spain. » Read More
Posted: mar. 02, 2015 2:00 a.m. | Spectacular Salamanca Comments 9 Comments
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David Hegg: Picking on some platitudes

With spring around the corner some will take time to sort out their cupboards, garages, and the trunks of their cars. » Read More
Posted: mar. 01, 2015 2:00 a.m. | David Hegg: Picking on some platitudes Comments 10 Comments
 

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