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Commentary: Nixon scandal worth recalling Commentary: Nixon scandal worth recalling
3 weeks ago - - DAN THOMASSON
Forty years ago I sat alone in the White House briefing room wiped out mentally and physically by the nearly unrelenting pressure of two years of covering the scandal that has come to symbolize the worst and the best in America’s history. [Read More]
Commentary: Economy still matters most Commentary: Economy still matters most
3 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
As a news story, the economy has been overshadowed lately by war abroad, a border crisis at home and the escalating fight between President Obama and congressional Republicans on a variety of fronts. [Read More]
Commentary: The other domestic violence Commentary: The other domestic violence
3 weeks ago - - JOHN CRISP
Some problems just never go away. Israel and Hamas. Climate change. Men hitting women. [Read More]
Commentary: Obama's other success Commentary: Obama's other success
3 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Like Obamacare, financial reform is working a lot better than anyone listening to the news media would imagine. [Read More]
Commentary: People, not politicians, drive economies Commentary: People, not politicians, drive economies
3 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
William Shakespeare is not known for his economic expertise, but the advice he gives through Polonius in “Hamlet” may be the best counsel ever offered for individuals and governments. [Read More]
RED-BLUE AMERICA: Is union organizing a civil right? RED-BLUE AMERICA: Is union organizing a civil right?
4 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
Joel Mathis and Ben Boychuk, the Red-Blue America columnists, weigh in on a proposed amendment to the 1964 Civil Rights Act that would make labor organizing a “fundamental right.” [Read More]
Commentary: How this war ends Commentary: How this war ends
4 weeks ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
RAMALLAH, West Bank — I had held off coming to Israel, hoping the situation in Gaza would clarify — not in terms of what’s happening, but how it might end in a stable way. [Read More]
Commentary: Let sacrifice be your safe word Commentary: Let sacrifice be your safe word
4 weeks ago -
Everyone who knew Gershon Burd knew he was “a nice guy.” He would purposely sit by an entrance to his yeshiva study group so that he could smile at people as they walked in — but they really had no idea the depths of his goodness until he died last year, on his 40th birthday, in an accident. [Read More]
Commentary: Is the English language being 'dissed'?
4 weeks ago -
Is the English language being massacred by the young, the linguistically untidy and anyone who uses the Internet? Absolutely. [Read More]
Commentary: Knowledge isn't power Commentary: Knowledge isn't power
4 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
One of the best insults I’ve ever read came from Ezra Klein, who now is editor in chief of Vox.com. In 2007, he described Dick Armey, the former House majority leader, as “a stupid person’s idea of what a thoughtful person sounds like.” [Read More]
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