Ruth Ann Dailey

Ruth Ann Dailey: Refugees need compassion; Americans deserve respect

Our fear is not hysterical. It is completely rational. Rhetoric that asserts the contrary is not only illogical, it is bullying.

6 days ago

Ruth Ann Dailey: Vet the candidates, scrutinize the vetters

The national race provokes the vetting. It is absurd to decry its necessity. But who does the “vetting”?

1 week ago

 Volunteer Michelle Bonaventura, 27, chats with Vietnam War veteran Richard Chambers, 75, at the Stand Down Pittsburgh Services Fair in late September. The event invites the community to come together with the goal to serve between 750-1,000 veterans and homeless at a daylong services fair.

Ruth Ann Dailey: To err toward giving is divine for vets

After a long hiatus of charitable giving, I made one donation to a vets group. More appeals followed. Many more. What to do?

2 weeks ago

Ruth Ann Dailey: Deliver us from political bewilderment

If all of us truly stumped by this election cycle could pick our jaws up off the floor and get together, we might be the majority of voters.

3 weeks ago