Robert Koehler is an award-winning, Chicago-based journalist and nationally syndicated writer. Contact him at or visit his website at

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15 January 2018

Breathe deeply, suck in your fear, value life.

05 January 2018

“Mr. Kim may be partly motivated by an intense need to roll back sanctions that, by all accounts, have begun to bite...

28 December 2017

Is Santa real? What about God? Or Mr. Stranger Danger? A 5-year-old’s curiosity is a wonder to behold — more than a...

22 December 2017

Al Franken the serial groper. Al Franken the scapegoat.

14 December 2017

“. . . real security can only be shared . . .”

I call it news in a...

08 December 2017

Dred Scott lives!

With the Supreme Court’s declaration that...