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Commentary: Missing: a foreign policy Commentary: Missing: a foreign policy
5 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
What happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 may eventually be discovered, but there is something else that has been missing for much longer and its “disappearance” has far greater implications for America. It is our foreign policy. Can anyone say what it is? [Read More]
Commentary: Ask candidates about openness Commentary: Ask candidates about openness
5 weeks ago - - SUSAN SCHWARTZ
It’s an election year in Pennsylvania. Like dandelions in spring, legislators and their challengers will be popping up everywhere. They’ll be visiting civic clubs, fraternal organizations, classrooms, parades and debates, asking you to trust them enough to put them in charge. [Read More]
Commentary: Bathe in the light of Sunshine Week Commentary: Bathe in the light of Sunshine Week
5 weeks ago - - KATHI BEARDEN
March 16-22 is Sunshine Week across the nation. Take a moment to celebrate. Sunshine Week focuses on the importance of open government. No open government, no democracy. No transparency, no government accountability. [Read More]
RED-BLUE AMERICA: Can people just 'stop being poor?' RED-BLUE AMERICA: Can people just 'stop being poor?'
5 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
The Indiana Gazette continues a weekly editorial page face-off, by opposing writers on a topic of interest. Today, Ben Boychuck and Joel Mathis debate the idea of 'stop being poor.' [Read More]
Commentary: Democrats in distress Commentary: Democrats in distress
5 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
Scott Brown, the Republican who admitted he wore pink leather shorts on his first date with his wife-to-be, is back. And Democrats are scared to death. [Read More]
Commentary: The old-time dog whistle Commentary: The old-time dog whistle
5 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
There are many negative things you can say about Paul Ryan, chairman of the House Budget Committee and the GOP’s de facto intellectual leader. But you have to admit that he’s a very articulate guy, an expert at sounding as if he knows what he’s talking about. [Read More]
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Charleston, W.Va., March 10, Charleston Daily Mail on how Marcellus gas can make the world a safer place: [Read More]
Commentary: The man who killed the SAT essay Commentary: The man who killed the SAT essay
5 weeks ago - - JOANNA WEISS
Les Perelman’s crusade against the SAT essay began in 2005. That’s when the new portion of the test was introduced: a 25-minute speed writing assignment, on such weighty-yet-vague topics as “philanthropy” and “progress,” designed to test high school students’ readiness for college. [Read More]
Commentary: Miss Pennsylvania USA celebrates real meaning of life Commentary: Miss Pennsylvania USA celebrates real meaning of life
5 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
A few years ago, around the time Tim Tebow burst upon the scene with his Heisman trophy and his refreshing piety, the genuflecting Florida Gator made headlines when he starred in a controversial commercial with his mother. [Read More]
Commentary: An untimely fear of wages Commentary: An untimely fear of wages
5 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Four years ago, some of us watched with a mixture of incredulity and horror as elite discussion of economic policy went completely off the rails. [Read More]
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