Marc Dion

Marc Dion

Marc Dion

Marc Dion's column is an eponymous weekly opinion piece from the tough-minded reporter. He offers an unrepentantly working class point of view, a sense of humor that sounds more like a barroom than a newsroom, and his political observations are more concerned with issues than political parties.

Recently Published

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Don't Get Shot By the Cops! Wear Tweed! Nov 20, 2017

Recently, police in the city where I live shot a 19-year-old Hispanic man in circumstances that rema... Read More

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Putting the Pieces Together Nov 13, 2017

I live in a city with 88,000 residents and 17 dollar stores. I also work for the local newspaper, an... Read More

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Cashin' the Checks Nov 06, 2017

I'm a saver, a working guy who puts money in the bank. If you do that, and you stay continuously emp... Read More

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Jesus Christ Akbar! Oct 27, 2017

It wasn't just a good newspaper story; it was a great newspaper story. On a Sunday night, the owner ... Read More