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On April 10, bystanders took video of several Urbana police officers arresting a 21-year-old woman and put it up on Facebook. She was not the reason of the police call, she was unarmed and was responsive to all requests made by the police until they put their hands on her.

Bruce Kaufmann’s April 26 column entitled “Vietnam: The war at 青鹏棋牌” perpetuates an inaccurate picture of an important part of history, basing it on the assertion that those who opposed that war somehow placed blame on the soldiers who were drafted and sent there.

Ray Milligan’s letter of April 17 can only be characterized as a mean-spirited, feckless attempt to insult a hardworking young man, Giorgi Bezhanishvilli, who has done nothing but totally devote his energies, enthusiasm and loyalty to the University of Illinois.

The recent News-Gazette editorial regarding medical furloughs issued by Gov. J.B. Pritzker in response to the COVID-19 pandemic raises issues about politics in Illinois (and elsewhere) as well as matters about our criminal legal system.

During a recent grocery run in Champaign, I was horrified by the number of shoppers (perhaps 25-30 percent) not practicing social distancing, disregarding one-way aisle directives, not wearing face masks, having multiple family members clustered around a single food cart and children accompa…

I would like to voice my dismay regarding Candlewood in Ma青鹏棋牌t. At a time when residents are struggling, and we are in the middle of a pandemic, Candlewood has decided not to forgive a $20-a-month lot rent increase. This increase was planned before this crisis began.

As an “at-risk” 65-year-old senior, I’ve been particularly struck by liberal Democrats’ buffoonish partisanship based on their third-grade “logic,” which blames a U.S. president for the evil of an irresponsible commie regime that unleashed yet another worldwide plague. Scratch a “woke” Democ…

Of all the issues that infuriate me about our response to the pandemic, I am most “apoplectic” about our country’s inability to provide N95 masks and PPE to our medical providers and coordinate the use of respirators nationwide.

A simple-minded argument against nationalized health care that I often hear from conservatives is the bare store shelves in Venezuela. By some stretch of Republican logic, since Venezuela has a socialized medical care system and their stores are often out of items, then capitalism is good an…

As an advocate for the Alzheimer’s Association, I’ve seen firsthand the remarkable and essential care and support services they provide to Americans. While caregiving for my mother-in-law, mother (both deceased) and now my father, having access to a 24/7 helpline, support groups and care pla…