Opinion

Commentary: Predictions about where the coronavirus pandemic is going vary widely. Can models be trusted?

By Ron Brookmeyer Los Angeles Times Much of the news about COVID-19…

  • Apr 24th, 2020
Dave Granlund, PoliticalCartoons.com

Commentary: Millions of small businesses are about to collapse. We can’t afford the mistakes we made in 2008

By Roger Lowenstein Los Angeles Times The last time America suffered an…

  • Apr 22nd, 2020
Dave Granlund, PoliticalCartoons.com

Commentary: Trump joins ‘Ostrich Alliance’ of loser leaders who put politics above coronavirus science

By Trudy Rubin The Philadelphia Inquirer “The Ostrich Alliance.” That is the…

  • Apr 22nd, 2020
R.J. Matson, CagleCartoons.com

Administration was right in a ventilator crisis that wasn’t

At a coronavirus task force briefing at the beginning of April, White…

  • Apr 21st, 2020
R.J. Matson, CagleCartoons.com
Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald

Commentary: Congress must ensure the integrity of the 2020 election

By John M. Crisp Tribune News Service Much of what we considered…

  • Apr 21st, 2020
Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald
Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald

Commentary: Catastrophes normally bring Americans together. Why not now?

By Doyle McManus Los Angeles Times At the outset of any war…

  • Apr 20th, 2020
Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald
David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star

Commentary: The absurd case against the coronavirus lockdown

By Rich Lowry An irony of the coronavirus debate is that the…

  • Apr 20th, 2020
David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star
Earth Day 2020 report by Dave Granlund, PoliticalCartoons.com

Counterpoint: Let’s really celebrate the 50th Earth Day with some humble pie

By Patrick J. Michaels InsideSources.com April 22 marks the 50th Earth Day,…

  • Apr 17th, 2020
Earth Day 2020 report by Dave Granlund, PoliticalCartoons.com
Happy Earth Day by Bruce Plante, Tulsa World

Point: Earth Day shows we’re capable of changing how we live

By Michael Brune InsideSources.com Scientists warned our leaders about the danger. Our…

  • Apr 17th, 2020
Happy Earth Day by Bruce Plante, Tulsa World

Commentary: Spain goes (partly) back to work with a message for U.S. coronavirus efforts: test, test, test

By Trudy Rubin The Philadelphia Inquirer Even as Americans debate who has…

  • Apr 15th, 2020
Steve Sack, The Minneapolis Star-Tribune

Commentary: The shaming of Anthony Fauci at Trump’s news conference from hell

By Robin Abcarian Los Angeles Times One of the first signs that…

  • Apr 15th, 2020
Steve Sack, The Minneapolis Star-Tribune
Bill Day, FloridaPolitics.com

Commentary: President’s blame of China and WHO isn’t scapegoating

By Cass R. Sunstein Bloomberg Opinion It is alarming, to say the…

  • Apr 14th, 2020
Bill Day, FloridaPolitics.com
Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald

President’s blame of China and WHO isn’t scapegoating

President Donald Trump slammed the World Health Organization at a news briefing…

  • Apr 14th, 2020
Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald

An open letter from head of the library system

This is an open letter from Cheryl Heywood, Executive Director of the…

  • Apr 13th, 2020

Commentary: Billionaires’ coronavirus charity reflects fear of expanded social safety net

By Robert B. Reich Tribune News Service As millions of jobless Americans…

  • Apr 13th, 2020

Commentary: Trump’s main hurdle to reelection isn’t the pandemic, it’s him

By Scott Martelle Los Angeles Times It’s too early to have anything…

  • Apr 13th, 2020

Commentary: Mother of all housing crises looms if we don’t bail out renters soon

By Kerry Cavanaugh Los Angeles Times Nearly one in three renters in…

  • Apr 10th, 2020
Rick McKee, CagleCartoons.com

Commentary: Stay out of church, even for Easter

Any other year churches would be filled for Easter services Sunday. Women…

  • Apr 10th, 2020
Rick McKee, CagleCartoons.com

Your stories are helping; please keep telling them

By Doug Barker The Daily World Thanks for sharing your stories with…

Carl P. Leubsdorf: Disconnect grows between Trump, scientific advisers

By Carl P. Leubsdorf The Dallas Morning News It was one of…

  • Apr 8th, 2020