Opinion

North Korea, Donald Trump and the ticking Doomsday Clock

On Jan. 26, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, whose board of…

  • Aug 16th, 2017

 

An intruder, a handgun, and what happened next

My first instinct was to grab a handgun and brace myself for a confrontation. Then I thought twice.

  • Aug 15th, 2017

Timothy L. O’Brien: Why Trump can’t respond to Charlottesville

He’s never distanced himself from the white nationalists who have been among his most visible backers

  • Aug 15th, 2017

Dahleen Glanton: Angry white men are fueling racial violence

To get to the root of the escalation of bigotry in America, we must acknowledge who is fueling it.

  • Aug 15th, 2017

Finishing Unfinished Business in Olympia

The capital budget

  • Aug 8th, 2017

Michelle Carter deserves sympathy and help, not prison

Commentary by Amanda Knox

  • Aug 7th, 2017

A conservative takes a stand against Trump

Jeff Flake may be President Donald Trump’s No. 1 enemy among congressional Republicans.

  • Aug 4th, 2017

Revolving door at White House not important

Results are what’s important

  • Aug 2nd, 2017

Trump doesn’t get what Scouting is all about

After promising not to talk about politics, Trump delivered a speech rife with it.

  • Aug 2nd, 2017

What Kelly needs from Trump is focus

Kelly is an honorable man, not a political hack or fixer.

  • Aug 2nd, 2017

Kelly can’t fix this White House, but he might be able to curb some chaos

Kelly’s ability to turn this train wreck around will become clear by gauging progress on these fronts.

  • Aug 1st, 2017

Football? There is an undeniable problem

Our denial of football’s concussion issue rivals our denial of climate change.

  • Aug 1st, 2017

Mitch McConnell: Architect of failure

Without a victory somewhere, McConnell, Ryan and Trump won’t have much to show voters in 2018.

  • Jul 31st, 2017

Trump should leave Sessions alone

After all, Sessions was the first senator to back Trump in his bid for the presidency.

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Trump is his own communications director

But he appoints another anyway.

  • Jul 25th, 2017