Robert Koehler is an award-winning, Chicago-based journalist and nationally syndicated writer. Contact him at or visit his website at

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13 July 2022

Is an insurrection percolating in the MAGA universe? A civil war?

One thing I notice as I read the growing warnings that this is the case is the...

30 June 2022

I’ve made my own choices along the path of life — spiritual, mental, physical. I declared myself a non-believer in my parents’ religion at age 16. I’d just...

30 June 2022

“The inescapable conclusion is that a right to abortion is not deeply rooted in the Nation’s history and traditions. On the contrary, an unbroken tradition...

23 June 2022

Ready, aim, fire:

“I believe in Jesus, guns and babies.”

So declares Kandiss Taylor,...

16 June 2022

“Just imagine for once if we led the world in funding peace and not wars.”

Just imagine! The words are those of Robert Weissman, president of the...

10 June 2022

“They were at places that seemed safe — but few spaces in America are guaranteed safe anymore.”

This is ...