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PHIL WIELAND: Indiana needs to expand its brand

PHIL WIELAND: Indiana needs to expand its brand

When I heard Indiana is developing a new brand to boost tourism, I had mixed emotions.

June 21, 2013 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Open Forum lectures aimed to open minds

GUEST COMMENTARY: Open Forum lectures aimed to open minds

In 1923, in Hammond, more than 5,000 regalia-clad Klansmen marched downtown, with an additional 300 to 400 in regular clothing. “Spectators lined the streets in support.” Four crosses were burned in the area, and Rabbi Max Bretton spoke of a burning on the grounds of Temple Beth-El.

March 03, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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PHIL WIELAND: Indiana needs fewer license plates -- and legislators

Leave it to the Indiana Legislature to try to solve a problem by making it worse.

February 01, 2013 12:00 am
MISSISSIPPI ROAD TRIP: The Ancestors Inside Us and the Precious Right to Vote

MISSISSIPPI ROAD TRIP: The Ancestors Inside Us and the Precious Right to Vote

“The past is never dead,” wrote Mississippi writer William Faulkner. "It’s not even past.”

November 04, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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