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Commentary: Listen to the bees: They're in distress Commentary: Listen to the bees: They're in distress
8 weeks ago -
When you see a bee, do you flinch? Or do you marvel at one of nature’s most ingenious and valuable creatures? [Read More]
Commentary: Would Hillary as president adhere to law? Commentary: Would Hillary as president adhere to law?
8 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
Last year, before Hillary Clinton’s secret email system became publicly known, Congress passed a law to keep presidents from trying the same trick. If Clinton wins the White House, the law could well be put to the test. [Read More]
Commentary: That 1914 feeling Commentary: That 1914 feeling
8 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
American officials are generally cautious about intervening in European policy debates. The European Union is, after all, an economic superpower in its own right. [Read More]
Commentary: The O'Malley factor Commentary: The O'Malley factor
8 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
Martin O’Malley, former Baltimore mayor and Maryland governor, announced his presidential candidacy on Saturday, and said some things that could be taken as criticism of President Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. [Read More]
Commentary: Water-guzzling food factory Commentary: Water-guzzling food factory
8 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Let’s start with a quiz. Which consumes the most water? [Read More]
Open to Debate: Free speech vs. shout-downs Open to Debate: Free speech vs. shout-downs
8 weeks ago -
Commentators Donald A. Downs and Wayne Madsen debate the question "Does shouting down opposing speakers undermine the spirit of free speech?” [Read More]
Commentary: Hooray for Hillarywood? Commentary: Hooray for Hillarywood?
8 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
Is Hollywood really ready to give a 67-year-old woman a leading role in a big-budget production? Hillary Clinton’s campaign has echoes of various classic movies. [Read More]
POLITICALLY UNCORRECTED: Santorum's stealth candidacy POLITICALLY UNCORRECTED: Santorum's stealth candidacy
8 weeks ago - - G. TERRY MADONNA & MICHAEL YOUNG
It was quite a run. Since 1968, the Republican presidential nominee has been an incumbent president, incumbent vice president, a former vice president, son of a president or the runner-up in the previous presidential primary. [Read More]
Commentary: Nation needs passenger rail Commentary: Nation needs passenger rail
8 weeks ago -
Less than a day after a passenger train derailed in Philadelphia, killing eight people and blocking lines up and down the Eastern Seaboard, a U.S. House panel voted to cut Amtrak’s budget by $252 million, or one-fifth. [Read More]
Commentary: Two-year schools invest in immigrants, communities Commentary: Two-year schools invest in immigrants, communities
8 weeks ago - - COKIE ROBERTS and STEVEN ROBERTS
ROCKVILLE, Md. — Fidelis Militante immigrated to America 10 years ago from the Philippines. When she was still in high school, she qualified as a nursing assistant and volunteered at retirement homes here in the Washington, D.C., suburbs. [Read More]
Commentary: The insecure American Commentary: The insecure American
8 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
America remains, despite the damage inflicted by the Great Recession and its aftermath, a very rich country. But many Americans are economically insecure, with little protection from life’s risks. [Read More]
Commentary: 'Bin Laden's Bookshelf' Commentary: 'Bin Laden's Bookshelf'
8 weeks ago -
The release of a partial list of books, documents, press clippings and other materials the United States government says were seized from Osama bin Laden’s compound in Pakistan does make for some intriguing rummaging. [Read More]
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