government corruption

Op-Ed: On corruption: Silence = Consent
News Op-Ed 5/31/2013 at 1:05PM

BY STATE SENATOR JAMES SANDERS Conventional wisdom says that a politician surrounded by external scandals should be silent or issue pious pronouncements. Conventional wisdom is wrong. One must never be silent in the face of apparent corruption. Silence, sadly, equals consent. I understand that “all have sinned and have fallen short…” and I pray to [...]