Editorials

Mon, 02/27/2017 - 18:41

Tuesday’s Editorial: Have many American men lost the will to work?

A slow-moving crisis is often overlooked by both the general public and the news media.

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Monday Cheers: Downtown advocates win recognition

Congratulations to a top local organization and three key area figures who have been recognized for their work to make downtown Jacksonville a vibrant spot!

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Friday’s Editorial: Wage gap persists for women

It’s been over five decades since President John F. Kennedy officially acknowledged the gender wage gap by signing into law the Equal Pay Act of 1963 aimed at abolishing wage disparities between men and women.

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Thursday’s Editorial: Affordable Care Act gets mixed grades, but cost remains No. 1 issue

Sometimes in this era of toxic partisanship it’s difficult to get a true picture of important issues.

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Tuesday’s editorial: Physicians win back free speech rights

The issue has been called “Docs vs. Glocks,” a term that understates the gravity of this controversy.

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Monday Cheers: Hope Fund reaches an impressive fundraising mark — thanks to you, Northeast Florida!

Charitable hearts were opened wide this year for the Hope Fund, and the lives of needy Northeast Florida residents were uplifted by over $100,000 in donations to the annual giving campaign.

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Wednesday’s editorial: An ethics refresher for city officials

Members of Jacksonville’s boards and commissions recently received an ethics refresher course from Carla Miller, the city’s ethics director.

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An insurance approach to dealing with climate change

The battle over climate change too often has been waged on ideological, not scientific grounds.

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Sunday’s Editorial: Our LGBT citizens deserve protection against discrimination

Like a family argument around a Thanksgiving Day dinner table, the controversy over a Human Rights Ordinance in Jacksonville has been especially painful.

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