Opinion

NAFTA isn’t going anywhere

Trump cannot terminate it — or even renegotiate it — without the approval of Congress.

  • Nov 30th, 2016

Will Bunch: Castro’s bloody legacy and questions about the future of Cuba

Legacy of both repression and social advances

  • Nov 29th, 2016

Faithless electors would distort fairness, rule of law

Faithless electors would subvert, not sustain, the democratic values that underlie the U.S. presidential election system.

  • Nov 28th, 2016

The tangled web of Trump’s business deals

It is impossible to know all of Trump’s dealings, since his company is private and he refused to release his tax returns.

  • Nov 28th, 2016

Free speech being squelched in North Dakota

Rather than having their rights protected, peaceful protesters are being confronted and treated as if they are violent criminals.

  • Nov 23rd, 2016

Jay Ambrose: The joy of giving thanks

Isn’t it time to be thankful, and not least of all, for Thanksgiving?

  • Nov 23rd, 2016

Trump, Sanders teach basic lesson about working class

Many lessons will be learned from this election.

  • Nov 22nd, 2016

The Founders prepared us for this threat

Our Framers anticipated the rise of Trump. James Madison, Alexander Hamilton and the rest expected the threat of tyranny.

  • Nov 18th, 2016

Reagan secretary of state has some friendly advice for Trump

The GOP foreign policy establishment is willing to help the new president.

  • Nov 16th, 2016

Theory from 1950s can help explain Clinton loss

The results of hundreds of opinion polls tell us a great deal about how results aligned with a decades-old political theory.

  • Nov 16th, 2016

Millennials, stop grousing; there’s work to be done

You need to use your energy and your voice to advocate for change.

  • Nov 15th, 2016

Shouldn’t it concern us that some refuse to accept the results of a fair election?

Even President Barack Obama, a bitter Trump political enemy, graciously received him at the White House.

  • Nov 14th, 2016

We’ve seen two Donald Trumps, who will show up at the White House?

It’s possible that Trump hasn’t decided yet.

  • Nov 14th, 2016

Quinault Indian Nation hopes Trump is true to his word

It is critically important for the Quinault Nation to stay true to its ideals, visions and objectives, to work with the new administration whenever possible.

  • Nov 11th, 2016

For Trump, success will silence the critics

Mike Pence “may turn out to be the most consequential vice president since Dick Cheney.”

  • Nov 9th, 2016

We are not the country we imagined

Don’t believe them when they tell you to wait for your turn

  • Nov 9th, 2016

Doyle McManus: Conservatives shouldn’t trust Trump with their votes, or the Constitution

Over the course of the campaign, Trump has shown that he neither knows nor cares much about the Constitution.

  • Nov 7th, 2016

Facebook bubble turns us all into crazy Uncle Harry

Facebook makes us all stupid.

  • Nov 7th, 2016

After praising Comey, liberals come to bury him

They turn on you like a weathervane in a Category 5.

  • Nov 4th, 2016

Candidates aside, be sure to get out and vote

The tone (stench) of this campaign, however, has been so off-putting that many who have never thought of not voting can’t stomach the idea of stepping into a voting station.

  • Nov 4th, 2016