Page 4 of 11 

Politically incorrect but creative thinking in the classroom

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Education | Indiana state Sen. Dennis Kruse doesn’t worry much about what’s politically correct. He saw the easy-divorce problem hurting children and families and…

Common Core: Reform or fad?

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Education | The jury is still out on the Common Core education standards. Some impressive education reformers stand behind them, including Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels and…

Indiana Republican supports national educational standards

Indiana Republican supports national educational standards

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Education | Tony Bennett is officially running against Glenda Ritz for superintendent of public instruction in Indiana. He's the southern Indiana incumbent Republican…

Indiana town looks to avoid legal battle over cross

Indiana town looks to avoid legal battle over cross

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Religion | A cross with the message "Jesus Saves" has become another flashpoint in a debate over the First Amendment. The 26-foot-high cross in the Southern Indiana…

Teaching 'Yankees' how to love

Teaching 'Yankees' how to love

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Poverty | When Lucious Newsom died in 2008, his Indianapolis vision seemed destined to die with him. Newsom, a friend of governors and mayors, fed the hungry from the…

Theology for 3-year-olds

Theology for 3-year-olds

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

2012 Books Issue | Theologians and others are turning out titles to present the gospel and church history to young, growing minds

Opening doors to recovery

Opening doors to recovery

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Compassion | For many college students, weekend parties that feature drugs and alcohol look harmless at first. But for Brian Crispin the party life at Miami University in…

Breaking the cultural barriers to college

Breaking the cultural barriers to college

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Poverty | The first in her family to go to college, Jaye Fenderson wanted to help others break through that barrier. But instead of churning out just another research…

Trending conservative in Indiana

Trending conservative in Indiana

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Campaign 2012 | Already a conservative state, Indiana has grown even more conservative than it was 20 to 25 years ago. And Richard Mourdock's Republican primary win this week…

Which Charles Colson died last week?

Which Charles Colson died last week?

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | Some stories that reported the death of Charles Colson last week explained him as the hatchet man for President Richard Nixon in the late 1960s and early…

Review: <em>A Gradual Redemption</em>

Review: A Gradual Redemption

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Books | Kelly was young, in her late teens. Her dad was absent. So she was vulnerable to the attention of a slightly older married guy. Her mother warned her that the…

Regulating prayer

Regulating prayer

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Religion | Traditionally prayer comes before a meal. But a rural Indiana food pantry will hold off on the prayer until after people take their food to accommodate an…

Page 4 of 11 

Russ Pulliam

More Writers 
Advertisement