Columns - Middletown Transcript https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/columns middletowntranscript.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 17:58:13 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr: The vast Asia region - and the U.S. https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190813/arthur-i-cyr-vast-asia-region---and-us?rssfeed=true Tue, 13 Aug 2019 11:23:08 EST Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190813/arthur-i-cyr-vast-asia-region---and-us The Secret Lives of Words: National Honey Bee Day, heaven’s gift, and ‘Ulee’s Gold’ https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190812/secret-lives-of-words-national-honey-bee-day-heavens-gift-and-ulees-gold?rssfeed=true Mon, 12 Aug 2019 09:23:40 EST Rick LaFleur More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190812/secret-lives-of-words-national-honey-bee-day-heavens-gift-and-ulees-gold Matthew T. Mangino: How can lawmakers ignore the impact of guns? https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190809/matthew-t-mangino-how-can-lawmakers-ignore-impact-of-guns?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Aug 2019 08:51:32 EST Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190809/matthew-t-mangino-how-can-lawmakers-ignore-impact-of-guns Charita Goshay: No one else comes close to America’s problem https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190807/charita-goshay-no-one-else-comes-close-to-americas-problem?rssfeed=true Wed, 07 Aug 2019 08:33:12 EST Charita Goshay More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190807/charita-goshay-no-one-else-comes-close-to-americas-problem Arthur I. Cyr: Intelligence agencies and the value of silence https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190806/arthur-i-cyr-intelligence-agencies-and-value-of-silence?rssfeed=true Tue, 06 Aug 2019 10:54:44 EST Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190806/arthur-i-cyr-intelligence-agencies-and-value-of-silence Matthew T. Mangino: Risk assessment under scrutiny in criminal justice system https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190802/matthew-t-mangino-risk-assessment-under-scrutiny-in-criminal-justice-system?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Aug 2019 10:47:32 EST Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190802/matthew-t-mangino-risk-assessment-under-scrutiny-in-criminal-justice-system Matthew T. Mangino: Shame at the border https://www.middletowntranscript.com/news/20190726/matthew-t-mangino-shame-at-border?rssfeed=true Fri, 26 Jul 2019 08:56:26 EST Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/news/20190726/matthew-t-mangino-shame-at-border Chandra Bozelko: Coming home from prison is no homecoming for women https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190726/chandra-bozelko-coming-home-from-prison-is-no-homecoming-for-women?rssfeed=true Fri, 26 Jul 2019 08:29:58 EST By Chandra Bozelko More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190726/chandra-bozelko-coming-home-from-prison-is-no-homecoming-for-women Arthur I. Cyr: Preserving fragile peace in Northern Ireland https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190723/arthur-i-cyr-preserving-fragile-peace-in-northern-ireland?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 Jul 2019 12:42:44 EST Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190723/arthur-i-cyr-preserving-fragile-peace-in-northern-ireland Chandra Bozelko: American prisoners always come last https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190719/chandra-bozelko-american-prisoners-always-come-last?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:05:14 EST Chandra Bozelko More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190719/chandra-bozelko-american-prisoners-always-come-last Matthew T. Mangino: Death penalty may have its day in court https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190719/matthew-t-mangino-death-penalty-may-have-its-day-in-court?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 Jul 2019 09:28:22 EST Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190719/matthew-t-mangino-death-penalty-may-have-its-day-in-court On the Road with Rick Holmes: Woodstock and the Class of ‘69 https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190718/on-road-with-rick-holmes-woodstock-and-class-of-69?rssfeed=true Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:33:32 EST Rick Holmes More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190718/on-road-with-rick-holmes-woodstock-and-class-of-69 Arthur I. Cyr: The Moon landing still resonates https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190716/arthur-i-cyr-moon-landing-still-resonates?rssfeed=true Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:47:20 EST Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190716/arthur-i-cyr-moon-landing-still-resonates The Secret Lives of Words: Hercules and the U.S. wild hog invasion https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190715/secret-lives-of-words-hercules-and-us-wild-hog-invasion?rssfeed=true Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:37:27 EST Rick LaFleur More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190715/secret-lives-of-words-hercules-and-us-wild-hog-invasion Chandra Bozelko: Let’s declare a state of emergency in prisons and jails https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190712/chandra-bozelko-lets-declare-state-of-emergency-in-prisons-and-jails?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 Jul 2019 09:11:49 EST Chandra Bozelko More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190712/chandra-bozelko-lets-declare-state-of-emergency-in-prisons-and-jails Matthew T. Mangino: Pre-trial electronic monitoring as onerous as cash bail https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190712/matthew-t-mangino-pre-trial-electronic-monitoring-as-onerous-as-cash-bail?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 Jul 2019 08:09:16 EST Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190712/matthew-t-mangino-pre-trial-electronic-monitoring-as-onerous-as-cash-bail Matthew T. Mangino: Prosecutors struggle with criminal justice reform https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190705/matthew-t-mangino-prosecutors-struggle-with-criminal-justice-reform?rssfeed=true Fri, 05 Jul 2019 08:57:28 EST Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190705/matthew-t-mangino-prosecutors-struggle-with-criminal-justice-reform Chandra Bozelko: My declaration — freedom is a fantasy https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190702/chandra-bozelko-my-declaration---freedom-is-fantasy?rssfeed=true Tue, 02 Jul 2019 13:05:02 EST By Chandra Bozelko More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190702/chandra-bozelko-my-declaration---freedom-is-fantasy Arthur I. Cyr: Why the G20 Matters to our pocket books https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190702/arthur-i-cyr-why-g20-matters-to-our-pocket-books?rssfeed=true Tue, 02 Jul 2019 09:27:11 EST Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190702/arthur-i-cyr-why-g20-matters-to-our-pocket-books Matthew T. Mangino: Supreme Court rules on 2 politically charged cases https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190628/matthew-t-mangino-supreme-court-rules-on-2-politically-charged-cases?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Jun 2019 08:14:04 EST Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now https://www.middletowntranscript.com/opinion/20190628/matthew-t-mangino-supreme-court-rules-on-2-politically-charged-cases