Climate change will affect women more than men. Local columnist T.J. Ray takes a closer look at that contention as he wonders about the uninformed and informed debating the issue. (August 7, 2014, Page 4)
Milly West covers politics, birth control options and environmental policies in this week’s Teaming Up column. (July 11, 2014, Page 3B)
Columnist Milly West writes about the effects of ignoring overloading the atmosphere with CO2 and climate change. (May 9, 2014, Page 3B)
Environmental columnist Milly West writes this week about caring for the environment should be something everyone, Democrats and Republicans, should agree on, no matter what they look like.
Lucia Vinograd writes to point out that Oxford is a microcosm of all that’s going on environmentally and that the community could, and should, be a model for sustainability. (July 18, 2013, Page 4)
Local columnist Jimmy Reed, after watching his grandson improperly deal with a sneeze, writes about how so many people – not only youngsters – just follow the lead of others even if what they’re doing is wrong. (May 1, 2012, Page 4)
John Arrechea writes about the history of Avent Park and the watershed in the area, and urges city leaders to consider a different answer for the problem. (April 25, 2012, Page 4)
Lena Ward writes to note that the recent government mandate about caring for the mentally ill only served to pass the problem down the line, while Diane Marting writes to say that a spending bill passed recently is an all-out attack on our environment and natural resources. (July 15, 2011, Page 4A)