Columns - Newport Independent - Newport, AR http://www.newportindependent.com newportindependent.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 03 May 2015 15:13:01 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino: Mass incarceration enters the national consciousness http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150417/NEWS/150419728/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:36:41 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150417/NEWS/150419728/1008/OPINION Arthur I. Cyr: Cuba’s enduring challenge to American foreign policy – and American politics http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150416/NEWS/150419797/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Apr 2015 09:30:23 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150416/NEWS/150419797/1008/OPINION Kent Bush: Memories of Oklahoma City bombing still fresh 20 years later http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150416/NEWS/150419798/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Apr 2015 09:23:51 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150416/NEWS/150419798/1008/OPINION Kent Bush: Clinton 2.0 is neither new nor improved http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150413/NEWS/150419907/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:39:55 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150413/NEWS/150419907/1008/OPINION Matthew T. Mangino: Shooting a fleeing suspect in the back http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150410/NEWS/150419995/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 10 Apr 2015 08:34:10 +0000 Matthew Mangino More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150410/NEWS/150419995/1008/OPINION Arthur I. Cyr: Britain’s earthquake election http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150409/NEWS/150409599/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 09 Apr 2015 14:31:12 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150409/NEWS/150409599/1008/OPINION Kent Bush: Facebook isn’t going anywhere http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150409/NEWS/150409645/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 09 Apr 2015 09:03:46 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150409/NEWS/150409645/1008/OPINION Matthew T. Mangino: Prison deaths on the rise http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150402/NEWS/150409932/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Apr 2015 15:15:19 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150402/NEWS/150409932/1008/OPINION Philip Maddocks: GOP plan offers hope for poor once they become rich http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150327/NEWS/150329684/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:42:26 +0000 Philip Maddocks More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150327/NEWS/150329684/1008/OPINION Kent Bush: Pete Rose’s request complicated by Jarred Cosart http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150327/NEWS/150329692/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:50:33 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150327/NEWS/150329692/1008/OPINION Matthew T. Mangino: A clearer picture of police shootings begins to emerge http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150327/NEWS/150329694/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:45:14 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150327/NEWS/150329694/1008/OPINION Arthur I. Cyr: The legacy of Singapore’s leader Lee Kwan Yew http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150326/NEWS/150329766/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:39:03 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150326/NEWS/150329766/1008/OPINION Matthew T. Mangino: When is a confession not a confession? http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150320/NEWS/150329930/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:57:04 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150320/NEWS/150329930/1008/OPINION Arthur I. Cyr: Iran – a crisis without end http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150319/NEWS/150319588/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:16:58 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150319/NEWS/150319588/1008/OPINION Arthur I. Cyr: South Korea represents long-term triumph – for them and for US http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150312/NEWS/150319877/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Mar 2015 14:21:44 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150312/NEWS/150319877/1008/OPINION Kent Bush: Things will never change unless we change them http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150310/NEWS/150319988/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Tue, 10 Mar 2015 08:43:40 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150310/NEWS/150319988/1008/OPINION Mark L. Hopkins: Looking for a political straight shooter http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150309/NEWS/150309720/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 Mar 2015 09:00:28 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150309/NEWS/150309720/1008/OPINION Philip Maddocks: Homeland Security is prepared to let its protection of Congress run out after this week http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150306/NEWS/150309785/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 Mar 2015 10:24:26 +0000 Philip Maddocks More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150306/NEWS/150309785/1008/OPINION Matthew T. Mangino: Pennsylvania officials battle over possibility of rare execution http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150306/NEWS/150309816/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 Mar 2015 08:27:10 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150306/NEWS/150309816/1008/OPINION Kent Bush: Minnie Minoso was famous for the right reasons http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150302/NEWS/150309965/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:43:29 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150302/NEWS/150309965/1008/OPINION