Category: Viewpoint

Shoppers laden with bags of sale items walk South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa, Calif., on a rainy Black Friday morning, Nov. 29, 2013. (Don Bartletti/Los Angeles Times/MCT)

Mixed up over Black Friday

We have a love-hate relationship with Black Friday. The love comes from the deals and the thrill of seeking them out. This day kicks off the holiday...

Photo by Olivier Douliery | MCT News

Why we celebrate our veterans

On Memorial Day we celebrate those who have fought and died in war. This week, we celebrate Veterans Day to honor those who have returned. We believe...


Voting matters

How important is it to vote in state elections? Many citizens will only cast a vote every four years for national elections. Some believe the presidential races...