Opinion

David Fitzsimmons | Arizona Star

David Fitzsimmons | Arizona Star

David Fitzsimmons | Arizona Star

  • Aug 21st, 2019

 

Those tax advisory votes are worth your trouble

By Jim Walsh There’s a narrow political storm going on in Olympia…

  • Aug 21st, 2019

 

My America, I hardly know you anymore

By Stephen J. Lyons For The Chicago Tribune CHICAGO —Oh, my America,…

  • Aug 21st, 2019

 

John Darkow | Columbia Missourian

Tuesday’s Toon

John Darkow | Columbia Missourian

  • Aug 19th, 2019
John Darkow | Columbia Missourian

Doyle McManus: Trump’s silence on Hong Kong is making America weaker

As China and its unruly possession Hong Kong teeter on the edge…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler’s silence speaks volumes

Noted theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer wrote, “Silence in the face of evil is…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

Commentary: The #TrumpRecession label is going to stick

Barry Ritholtz Bloomberg News Spend a decade or two writing about financial…

  • Aug 16th, 2019

Anti-tax advocates are crowding the Nov. ballot

If you lost count of how many new and higher taxes state…

Commentary: When we stop talking to each other, democracy dies in silence

By David Winston CQ-Roll Call What happens to a democracy when people…

  • Aug 15th, 2019

Remove the target on wolves

I am subscribed to the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife email…

  • Aug 16th, 2019

Commentary: What’s legal in college admissions is a real scandal

This illegal scheme is only one example of the many ways in which money influences the admissions process.

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Doug Collins: Democrats’ impeachment bumblings are damaging Congress’ strongest check on the president

Under House rules and precedent, impeachment has a clear, formal process — for good reason.

  • Aug 14th, 2019

George Skelton: Single-issue voters have doomed gun control in Congress. Will that ever change?

Americans say they want meaningful national gun controls. But they don’t want…

  • Aug 13th, 2019

Commentary: The ‘Red Summer’ of 1919 reverberates 100 years later

Erin Aubry Kaplan Los Angeles Times One of many fundamental facts of…

  • Aug 13th, 2019

Mary C. Curtis: The lessons of Toni Morrison: Words matter, now more than ever

Language alone protects us from the scariness of things with no names.”…

  • Aug 9th, 2019

Timothy L. O’Brien: Trump must fix himself before he fixes El Paso and Dayton

By Timothy L. O’Brien Bloomberg News Returning to Washington on Sunday evening…

  • Aug 9th, 2019

While the US looks away, Asia stirs with turmoil

By Ivo Daalder Chicago Tribune Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in…

  • Aug 8th, 2019

Thursday Toon

John Darkow

  • Aug 8th, 2019

Doyle McManus: Is there something wrong with us?

By Doyle McManus Los Angeles Times “I could never live in the…

  • Aug 8th, 2019

Commentary: Mass shootings require political response

By Leland Nally Tribune News Service Aug. 3 was a historic day…

  • Aug 7th, 2019