Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Blogsen-usMon, 22 Dec 2014 17:07:46 EDTMon, 22 Dec 2014 17:07:46 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssThe U.S. Military and the Peace movement: The need for dialoguehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2387/The-U.S.-Military-and-the-Peace-movement--The-need-for-dialogue.htmlIt's far past time for there to be constructive dialogue between the U.S. military and the peace movement (not a perfect term, but I will use it nonetheless) without unhelpful intermediaries stirring things up and muddying the waters.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:56:13 EDTShop with a Cop and the dangers of simplistic narrativeshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2384/Shop-with-a-Cop-and-the-dangers-of-simplistic-narratives.htmlI gave my girlfriend Sara Jordan, who also writes for the Times-Republican, a ride to cover the bi-annual "Shop with a Cop" program last week.Fri, 12 Dec 2014 18:26:37 EDTFerguson and the perils of knee-jerk reasoninghttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2381/Ferguson-and-the-perils-of-knee-jerk-reasoning.html<p>The decision by the St. Louis grand jury not to indict Police Officer Darren Wilson for shooting and killing an unarmed black teenager, Michael Brown, in Ferguson, Mo. has stoked outrage in America, particularly in the nation's inner citie.Fri, 5 Dec 2014 17:58:29 EDTMHS Football: Breaking down the Newton Cardinalshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2325/MHS-Football--Breaking-down-the-Newton-Cardinals.htmlThe high school football season is just a week away. The Bobcats will host Waterloo East in the opener on Friday at Leonard Cole Field. <P> As I said in my breakdown of the game a few weeks back, Waterloo East went 0-9 last yea.Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:22:18 EDTFive things to look for at the annual Blue-White scrimmagehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2324/Five-things-to-look-for-at-the-annual-Blue-White-scrimmage.htmlMarshalltown football's annual Blue-White Scrimmage will take place tonight at Leonard Cole Field. <P> The event will begin with an address from MHS Activities Director Craig Huegel at 5 p.m.Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:19:14 EDT