Decency Prevails? Sadly, Millions Don’t See It That Way. 11/09/2020 By John Micek I was walking along the Susquehanna River in Harrisburg on Saturday when the world learned that Joe Biden had bested Donald Trump to ... Read More Trump and Republicans Assaulting the Right to Vote 11/01/2020 By John Micek The morning I turned 18, it was a blindingly hot day in early June. And there were only two items on my agenda: ... Read More In Closely-Watch Congressional Race, a Republican Flirts with QAnon 10/26/2020 By John Micek In a normal universe, the baseless and appalling QAnon conspiracy theory would be the plot to the worst action thriller you've ever seen. If ... Read More Democrats Keep Healthcare Front and Center 10/19/2020 By John Micek Esther Wigley just finished paying off her medical bills - from 2017. Wigley, a Medicare recipient from Scranton, Pa., is now working to pay ... Read More Famed Lawyer Warns of Conservative Supreme Court 10/05/2020 By John Micek For Kathryn Kolbert, the current threat to women's health care could not be more clear: A strengthened conservative majority on the Supreme Court ... Read More So Pat Toomey Cravenly Pivoted on Trump’s SCOTUS Pick. Shocking. 09/24/2020 So Pat Toomey Cravenly Pivoted on Trump's SCOTUS pick? Shocking. By John Micek It was never really a matter of whether Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) was ... Read More Biden’s Grace and Empathy Reminds Us of America’s Better Angels 09/21/2020 By John Micek Joe Vadala's question was heartbreaking in every way imaginable. Vadala, a high school teacher whose fight against multiple sclerosis has left him immunocompromised, looked ... Read More Losers? Suckers? Terrorists? Anarchists? Meet the Real Folks Behind Trump’s Insults. 09/14/2020 Losers? Suckers? Terrorists? Anarchists? Meet the Real Folks Behind Trump's Insults By John Micek Ty Rewolinski doesn't look like a loser. Or a sucker. Standing on a Harrisburg ... Read More Donald Trump and Republicans, In Their Own Words 08/31/2020 By John Micek If you're looking for the biggest difference between Donald Trump's acceptance speeches in 2016 and last week, it helps to channel your inner ... Read More Kamala Harris Is America As It Is Now 08/12/2020 If there's a more authentically American story than the one of Sen. Kamala Harris, you'd have to make it up. On Tuesday, the California Democrat, the ... Read More Archives John L. Micek John Micek is the Opinion Editor and Political Columnist for PennLive/The Patriot-News in Harrisburg, Pa. Readers may follow him on Twitter @ByJohnLMicek and email him at [email protected] Daily Newsletter Sign up for FREE! Get Cartoons Daily! Sign up for our free daily newsletter by entering your email and clicking on subscribe. Subscribe 3 of 14‹123456›» Close this module GET OUR FREE DAILY CARTOON EMAIL NEWSLETTER!All the best our sites have to offer – free in your email box! No hassle! No obligation! So cool! Just sign up!First NameJohnLast NameSmithYour email[email protected]SubmitNever see this message again.