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Commentary: Pity the plutocrats Commentary: Pity the plutocrats
2 weeks ago - - GENE LYONS
Pity the poor plutocrats, victims of the envious mob. You can hardly open the Wall Street Journal these days without reading a self-pitying screed by some billionaire hungry for love. [Read More]
Commentary: Waitstaff and the minimum wage Commentary: Waitstaff and the minimum wage
2 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
So you think the federal minimum wage is $7.25? Well, that’s for people who do not get tips, or rather for those who are not recognized to get tips. [Read More]
Commentary: The moral power of curiosity Commentary: The moral power of curiosity
2 weeks ago - - DAVID BROOKS
Most of us have at one time or another felt ourselves in the grip of the explanatory drive. [Read More]
Commentary: Playing hockey with Putin Commentary: Playing hockey with Putin
2 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
Shortly before the Sochi Olympics, Russian President Vladimir Putin played in an exhibition hockey game there. In retrospect, he was clearly warming up for his takeover of Crimea. Putin doesn’t strike me as a chess player, in geopolitical terms. [Read More]
Commentary: Kerry's folly in the Middle East Commentary: Kerry's folly in the Middle East
2 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
After his spectacular, but predictable, failure to move forward the “peace process” between Israel and the Palestinian side, Secretary of State John Kerry says the United States will now “evaluate” its role in the Middle East. [Read More]
Commentary: Jeb Bush in the vortex Commentary: Jeb Bush in the vortex
2 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
The epic sibling drama of the Republican Party is finally coming to a climax. [Read More]
Commentary: The court knows, and we're worse off Commentary: The court knows, and we're worse off
2 weeks ago - - MARTIN SCHRAM
The latest Supreme Court ruling — defending the rights of billionaires to try to rent, if not buy, the gratitude and votes of unlimited numbers of politicians — has just provided fresh evidence that helps us finally answer a central question that has divided the experts. [Read More]
Commentary: The pope hoes long, uphill row Commentary: The pope hoes long, uphill row
2 weeks ago - - JOHN CRISP
I like Pope Francis, too, though I won’t be thoroughly smitten by him until he changes his mind on celibacy, contraception and equality for women in the church. [Read More]
Commentary: Anti-Obamacare tales plentiful Commentary: Anti-Obamacare tales plentiful
2 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
Some conservative political groups have run into trouble making ads that criticize Obamacare. The ads were intended to showcase “horror stories” from the Democrats’ national health care overhaul, but instead attracted zealous fact-checking and ferocious pushback from media outlets ... [Read More]
Commentary: Government for sale to highest bidder Commentary: Government for sale to highest bidder
2 weeks ago - - DAN THOMASSON
Look for this advertisement on TV, in your local newspaper and online in the not too distant future: [Read More]
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