Larry Webster

Op-Ed

Jones-McConnell race? It would be hard to sort through the noise

It may well turn out that boys and girls are equal, but that certainly is not true in grade school. I realized that girls were superior then when Barbara Ann Lilly got up and recited a speech, talking soft just like a girl, in which Carl Sandburg wrote of a Jewish fish crier down on Maxwell Street with a voice like the north wind blowing over corn stubble in January. I have searched for that voice ever since but...

Gilgeous-Alexander on the NBA's increase in foreign players: 'We're taking the US by notice'

Former Kentucky guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, who was drafted by the Hornets and traded to the Clippers, said foreign players are taking the U.S. by notice in the NBA. Gilgeous-Alexander is from Hamilton, Canada.