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Yarbrough: Remembering the true meaning of Easter

I wish I had been there. In Jerusalem. With Jesus.

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Glazer: Is it better to confront hatred or ignore it?

It was around 1989 when some permutation of the Ku Klux Klan and a motley group of affiliated miscreants applied for and was — as is their right — given permission to demonstrate in Gainesville. At the time my business was located in the Jackson Building on downtown’s Washington Street.

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Crawford: Legislators should be allowed to do their jobs

Gov. Nathan Deal currently is reviewing the hundreds of bills passed during this year’s General Assembly session. He presumably will have everything signed or vetoed by April 30.

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Robbins: Hope is eternal for this Braves fan

Baseball was my first love.

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Yarbrough: Child abuse, neglect need to be Georgia's priority

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month in Georgia, as proclaimed by Gov. Nathan Deal. Child abuse is a subject I don’t like to think about, let alone write about and you would probably just as soon not hear about. But it is there and we need to acknowledge it and demand some solutions.

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Crawford: Deal’s wounds self-inflicted

Within minutes after a Fulton County jury returned a devastating verdict against the state ethics commission last week, Gov. Nathan Deal’s aides were already trying to put their own spin on the story.

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King: How random — and friendly — is our universe?

I have a note taped up over my computer that reads: “Be prepared for synchronicity in your life. It grew out of some unnamed force somewhere in the universe. Acknowledge it when it appears. Be grateful and give thanks, for if you think deeply, you will find it is not random at all.”

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Robbins: On my plate — Coins, buttons, used gum

I was on the couch, chewing on a straw, watching the zillionth commercial where a middle-aged man takes a pill and he’s suddenly happy as all get-out, when my 11-year-old son approached my throne.

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Yarbrough: Taking hits from the left and right

Even by my impossibly high standards, this has been a good week.

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