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Commentary: Are blacks disillusioned with Obama? Commentary: Are blacks disillusioned with Obama?
5 days ago - - CAL THOMAS
It may be too soon to label it a trend and there is insufficient data to confirm it, but President Obama and his party may be losing their iron grip on their most loyal and enthusiastic voting bloc: African-Americans. [Read More]
Commentary: Order, disorder divide the world Commentary: Order, disorder divide the world
6 days ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
I’ve argued for a while now that it is always useful to study the Israeli-Arab conflict because it is to the wider war of civilizations what off-Broadway is to Broadway. A lot of stuff starts there and then goes to Broadway. [Read More]
Commentary: Cleveland's lesson for fiery pols Commentary: Cleveland's lesson for fiery pols
6 days ago - - MARTIN SCHRAM
What a week for Cleveland! The Republican National Committee announced it was bringing its 2016 presidential convention to the city, and LeBron James announced that he was spurning the allure of Miami’s South Beach to return to Lake Erie’s shore. [Read More]
Politically Uncorrected: Corbett's last stand Politically Uncorrected: Corbett's last stand
1 week ago - - G. TERRY MADONNA & MICHAEL YOUNG
It’s a trite but true political aphorism: “Where you stand depends on where you sit.” If you’re a Pennsylvania Republican, no matter where you “sit,” it’s hard to see Gov. Tom Corbett's budget action as anything but a last-gasp effort to change perceptions of his leadership. [Read More]
Commentary: Obamacare fails to fail Commentary: Obamacare fails to fail
1 week ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
How many Americans know how health reform is going? For that matter, how many people in the news media are following the positive developments? [Read More]
Commentary: Teach physics to wayward teenagers
1 week ago -
There’s a great anecdote one often hears from professional dancers: As a kid, I could never sit still, they’ll say. My teacher wanted to put me on Ritalin, but my parents put me in dance class. [Read More]
Commentary: Chelsea cashes in on Clinton brand Commentary: Chelsea cashes in on Clinton brand
1 week ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
Chelsea Clinton never acted out during the eight years she came of age as America’s first daughter. So it’s strange to see her acting out in a sense now, joining her parents in cashing in to help feed the rapacious, gaping maw of Clinton Inc. [Read More]
Commentary: Bloomberg puts cash into gun debate Commentary: Bloomberg puts cash into gun debate
1 week ago - - DAN THOMASSON
It may be a longer, hotter summer for the gun freaks than they have had in some time, with Michael Bloomberg planning to give the NRA and its minions a dose of their own medicine. [Read More]
Commentary: Don't fence me in Commentary: Don't fence me in
1 week ago - - CAL THOMAS
At last, an Obama administration official has come out in favor of a fence. He promises it will bring security to people on both sides of the border. [Read More]
RED-BLUE AMERICA: Is GOP cold-hearted on poor? RED-BLUE AMERICA: Is GOP cold-hearted on poor?
1 week ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
The image of the heartless, Scrooge-like Republican is a staple of the liberal imagination, but does it have any bearing in reality? [Read More]
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