The arrest and secret trial of four Chinese Christians for selling audio Bibles in December 2020 in Shenzhen, China is the latest illustration of how serious the communist government of China is on stamping out Christianity in its current form from the country.
"Tebow vs. Kaepernick: There's no 'white privilege' in NFL's disparate treatment" (Web, May 26) omits a key fact, namely money. The questions you failed to consider are as follows: Would Colin Kaepernick play if offered what Jacksonville will pay Tim Tebow if Tebow makes the team? And would an owner be willing to hire Kaepernick to play if he were willing to accept a Tebow-like salary? I think the answers are no and yes.
Gene Marks' op-ed, "Beware of all those small business 'surveys.' They're biased and partisan" (Web, May 27), wrongly classifies all small-business surveys as partisan and doesn't seem to recognize that the small-business community is not monolithic.
In a recent piece for the New York Times, Thomas L. Friedman clings to the well-worn and now essentially discarded concept of a two-state solution -- one with indefensible borders for Israel and permanent exposure to terrorist attacks from a new, neighboring Palestinian state. It is time insteas for a drastic solution; namely that the Palestinian (and if desired Israeli Arabs as well) should be transferred out of the League-of-Nations-mandated Jewish homeland.
President Joe Biden posted a picture of himself with an ice-cream cone outside an ice-cream parlor on May 29 and captioned it "Stay cool folks." His Vice President Kamala Harris then tweeted out a picture of herself, smiling, with the words "Enjoy the long weekend."
Senate Republicans refused to go along with the House and establish a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol, which left five people dead, and more than 100 police officers injured.