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Death By Drugs: Part 1

Death By Drugs: Part 1

Michael Kurth September 21, 2018 Comments Off on Death By Drugs: Part 1

The Origin Of The Opioid Crisis By Micheal Kurth August 31 was International Overdose Awareness Day. Events were held around the world to raise awareness of drug-related deaths. The United States has the highest

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Farewell To Fast Eddy

Farewell To Fast Eddy

Michael Kurth September 20, 2017 Comments Off on Farewell To Fast Eddy

The phone call came at 3 am. It was my sister calling to tell me my older brother Eddy had passed away at his home in Saginaw, Mich. It was unexpected, but I was

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Constitutional Conservatives

Constitutional Conservatives

Michael Kurth August 3, 2017 Comments Off on Constitutional Conservatives

The term “constitutional conservative” is relatively new in U.S. political discourse. It came into use in the last decade to describe politicians such as Rand Paul and Ted Cruz, who hold conservative values and

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Redefining The Republican Party

Redefining The Republican Party

Michael Kurth February 16, 2017 Comments Off on Redefining The Republican Party

Donald Trump is now officially the 45th president of the United States, and he is wasting no time using the “pen and phone” he inherited from Barack Obama. In his first week in the

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Who Are The Deplorables?

Who Are The Deplorables?

Michael Kurth November 18, 2016 Comments Off on Who Are The Deplorables?

The strangest presidential election of my lifetime, and perhaps all U.S. political history, is finally drawing to a close. By the time many people read this column, the results will be known. Will Donald

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MY BIG FAT GREEK VACATION

MY BIG FAT GREEK VACATION

Michael Kurth August 20, 2015 0

By Cathy Kurth We call ourselves the “Ya Yas” — group of life-long friends from DeQuincy. About 15 years ago, we vowed that every five years we would take a trip together to some

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ECONOMICS ETC

ECONOMICS ETC

Michael Kurth July 16, 2015 0

Lake Charles Gaming Approaches $1 Billion The Golden Nugget opened in December. And while the casino has had a few ups and downs in its early going (business was off in February and April),

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