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RED-BLUE AMERICA: What should U.S. do about Islamic State? RED-BLUE AMERICA: What should U.S. do about Islamic State?
10 hours ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
At the beginning of the year, President Barack Obama compared the terrorist group calling itself the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria to a “JV team” putting on Lakers uniforms. [Read More]
Commentary: When whites just don't get it Commentary: When whites just don't get it
10 hours ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Many white Americans say they are fed up with the coverage of the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. A plurality of whites in a recent Pew survey said that the issue of race is getting more attention than it deserves. [Read More]
Commentary: 'Finding Your Roots' with Dr. Gates Commentary: 'Finding Your Roots' with Dr. Gates
10 hours ago - - CAL THOMAS
From 1948 to 1961, there was a show called “This Is Your Life,” hosted by Ralph Edwards. A modern-day version of that program is “Finding Your Roots,” the latest in a brilliant series about race, identity and heritage hosted by Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. [Read More]
Commentary: Sunday lunch, Monday blues Commentary: Sunday lunch, Monday blues
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RIOFRIO, Spain — Sunday in Spain and time for lunch. This small town, about an hour from the Mediterranean coast, is famous for the trout that are raised here in large concrete ponds. [Read More]
Commentary: Warren Buffett betrays America
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It must have been a bitter moment for President Barack Obama when he got the news that his favorite economic guru not only doesn’t like paying taxes but hates America. [Read More]
Commentary: Philly Little Leaguers gave us something to smile about Commentary: Philly Little Leaguers gave us something to smile about
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The world is filled with controversies, and not all of them are equally compelling, much less legitimate. [Read More]
Commentary: The fall of France
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Nor does France’s situation seem particularly fragile. It doesn’t have a large trade deficit, and it can borrow at historically low interest rates. [Read More]
Commentary: An injustice to college students Commentary: An injustice to college students
3 days ago - - GENE LYONS
Long ago and far away, a woman we hardly knew presented herself bruised and weeping on our doorstep one night. She told a vivid tale of woe. An old friend of our family she’d been dating had supposedly beaten her and thrown her down the stairs. [Read More]
Commentary: The mental virtues Commentary: The mental virtues
3 days ago - - DAVID BROOKS
We all know what makes for good character in soldiers. We’ve seen the movies about heroes who display courage, loyalty and coolness under fire. But what about somebody who sits in front of a keyboard all day? [Read More]
Commentary: Why so many British jihadists? Commentary: Why so many British jihadists?
3 days ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
It is a simple question, but there are only fragments of an answer. The question is: Why do so many Muslims, born in Britain, turn to jihadism? [Read More]
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