Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 17 Apr 2014 20:41:52 EDTThu, 17 Apr 2014 20:41:52 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssFactory farms ruin quality of lifehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/570443.htmlFactory farms stink and it's not just the smell. There have been 728 manure spills in Iowa since 1996 and Iowa now has 630 polluted waterways. Factory farms pollute our water, air, property values and quality of life.Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTTyranny, oppression in the U.S.http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/570445.htmlAt what point do we as citizens of the United States of America say enough is enough? When has government crossed the line and become a tyrant? Is it when government no longer secures the rights of all individuals? Is it when the government has...Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTFinding remedies for inequalityhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/570446.htmlOn April 3 the T-R published an opinion piece entitled "The Myth of Inequality." The author argued that "using inequality to justify social engineering or wealth redistribution is a proven formula for disaster.Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTLawmakers turning their backs on aging, disabledhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/570447.html"The True Measure of Any Society can be found in how it treats its most vulnerable members" Gandhi If this statement is true, then Iowa would surely be judged very poorly at present in its treatment of the aging and disability communities.Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTReasonable people must govern our countryhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/570331.htmlDemocrats are idea politicians not tactical problem solvers. They throw sticky legislation at the wall of government. If the ideas fail and fall to the floor, no problem, someone else will fix it later.Tue, 8 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT