Monthly Archives: November 2011

The forgotten Christians of the East

By Caroline Glick Last week, Egyptian Copts staged what was supposed to be a peaceful vigil at Egypt’s state television headquarters in Cairo. The 1,000 Christians represented the ancient Christian community of some 8 million whose presence in Egypt predates…

In Memory of Ed Thompson

On Oct. 22 we lost a friend. Allan Edward “Ed” Thompson (66) passed away at 1:23 this morning (Oct. 22) after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Visitation was held in Tomah at the Torkelson Funeral Home on Oct. 30.…

Deserving of Praise

By Keith Best Two Democratic Party office holders in this state recently proposed their budgets. Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele and City of Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett both asked public employees to contribute more to their own benefits. The irony…