Tom Cantlon is a local columnists for The Daily Courier in Prescott, Arizona.

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Cantlon: News that indicates more than it appears

Here are a handful of notable news pieces that might indicate more than they look like on the surface, which I’ll expound on below.

Cantlon: A balanced solution to asylum, and we get played again

There’s an article on immigration that is informative and gives solid steps that could improve things in a balanced way.

Cantlon: Walking with the grieving

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In Yarnell, the tips of the flames contain whatever the fire relentlessly declares is done.

Cantlon: Here’s how much things are set against you

That financial and legal systems mostly favor the top, even to the point of ignoring harm to the rest, is such a given that it isn’t even hidden.

Cantlon: Monopolies and your home becoming a closed system

Life is becoming one big set of monopolies and near-monopolies: Facebook, Twitter, Google, whichever phone service covers your area best, single-source pharmaceuticals, Amazon.

Cantlon: Should locals need to align with leadership more?

The great pride most locals hold for our area is valuable, but it can be undermined if they don’t think local leadership sees things the same way.

Cantlon: Teachers, don’t be nice

Striking teachers need to not worry about being nice.

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Cantlon: Syria, yes, but consult Congress

Trump’s bombing of Syria was good, but how he used the military in this case was bad.

Cantlon: Changes that would actually help people

If any candidate or party really wants to change things for people, real change, not phony change or favors to the top disguised as change, there are plenty of ways to do it.

Cantlon: We didn’t believe previous signs, and now…

An important change in conservative politics is being foreshadowed.

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