Weekly Sunday columns from Vindicator writer Bertram de Souza.
By Bertram de Souza |January 1st, 2017
For the first time in the history of government corruption in the Mahoning Valley, there will be a
By Bertram de Souza |December 25th, 2016
As the keeper of Christmas’ “Naughty List” – a “Nice List” would be a waste of precious newsprint –
By Bertram de Souza |December 18th, 2016
The controversy that has plagued Youngstown State University’s football team could not have come at
By Bertram de Souza |December 11th, 2016
Here we go again: A headline-grabbing multiple-count indictment of a well-known public figure in the
By Bertram de Souza |December 4th, 2016
While Mahoning Valley Congressman Tim Ryan, a 43-year-old, 6 foot-plus, ex-high school football
By Bertram de Souza |November 27th, 2016
Donald J. Trump did not win the presidency because he was the nominee of the Republican Party.
By Bertram de Souza |November 20th, 2016
In 1984, Mahoning Valley Sheriff James A. Traficant Jr., who rode a wave of popularity to a seat in