Opinion

Waiting for Trump’s move on Dreamers

Trump’s deportation machine revved up this week, and quickly backfired.

  • Feb 17th, 2017

 

Confused by Trump-speak? Sad. Pathetic.

A list of commonly used Trumpglish words and phrases followed by their English translation.

  • Feb 17th, 2017

 

Eli Lake: Flynn is just the first target

Selective leaks could be a two-edged sword

  • Feb 16th, 2017

 

The publisher as we knew him

Longtime Wenatchee World Publisher Wilfred Woods died on Saturday.

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Nothing new here — Washington has always been notoriously leaky

The leaks are certain to continue — and thank heaven for that.

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Why trade deals are complicated

They’re complicated because regulation is complicated.

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Flynn is just the first target

Flynn was just thrown under the bus.

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Digital age has given everyone a megaphone

Political correctness means something different now that television is no longer the dominant medium for mass communication.

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Trump is exactly the president modern America deserves

Social media seems to be today’s preferred medium of self-expression.

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Warren persisted, and all women should do the same

Three little words that women can draw on for decades to come.

  • Feb 8th, 2017

Rescuing our schools

Obama’s administration played a dictatorial role in public schools.

  • Feb 8th, 2017

Stephen Bannon’s worldview is deeply troubling

Bannon’s radical worldview should unnerve anyone who still thinks American democracy is based on religious and political tolerance.

  • Feb 7th, 2017

It pays to keep women engaged with science

Why, in later years, do so few girls and women wind up exploring careers in science and math?

  • Feb 7th, 2017

Religious exemption would open up sanctioned discrimination

Our Constitution provides for separation of church and state.

  • Feb 6th, 2017

Democrats now the party of ‘no.’ Is that enough to win back the country?

Democrats in Congress began the year less defiant. Then their base erupted.

  • Feb 6th, 2017

Quinault President Sharp Has a Message for U.S. President Trump

Respecting the Constitution is a good way to demonstrate leadership

  • Feb 1st, 2017

As an immigrant, I support strict moves to keep our country safe

The recent uninformed outrage is merely a byproduct of sour grapes.

  • Feb 1st, 2017

Mexico’s a great neighbor, for now

The Trump administration’s actions, if unopposed, will serve only to destabilize Mexico.

  • Feb 1st, 2017

This is a mess; time to step in, GOP leaders

I recommend against anyone guessing how public opinion plays out on any of this.

  • Jan 31st, 2017