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Commentary: Bonfire of the assets Commentary: Bonfire of the assets
5 days ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
Normally, when your main geopolitical rivals are shooting themselves in both feet, the military manual says step back and enjoy the show. But I take little comfort in watching China burning money and Russia burning food, because in today’s interdependent world we’re all affected. [Read More]
Commentary: All eyes on Trump, but Cruz on rise Commentary: All eyes on Trump, but Cruz on rise
6 days ago - - BYRON YORK
Ted Cruz got a big boost in Iowa recently when the influential social conservative activist and radio host Steve Deace endorsed him. [Read More]
Commentary: A moveable glut Commentary: A moveable glut
6 days ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
What caused Friday’s stock plunge? What does it mean for the future? Nobody knows, and not much. [Read More]
Commentary: Jimmy Carter finds peace Commentary: Jimmy Carter finds peace
1 week ago - - CAL THOMAS
When Ronald Reagan announced in November 1994 he had been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, even some of his most ardent political opponents paused to wish him well. [Read More]
Commentary: Upending Constitution not an option Commentary: Upending Constitution not an option
1 week ago - - DAN THOMASSON
Former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore, one of the 17 candidates for the Republican presidential nomination, says emphatically he is offended by Donald Trump’s suggestion that the children of illegal aliens who are born on U.S. soil be deprived of their citizenship. [Read More]
Commentary: Higher education critique overstated Commentary: Higher education critique overstated
1 week ago - - JOHN CRISP
At about the time you’re reading this column, I may be holding the first or second class meeting for the courses that I teach at my college. The fall semester is just beginning, providing an occasion to reflect for a moment on higher education in America. [Read More]
Commentary: Trump struts stuff in his own pageant Commentary: Trump struts stuff in his own pageant
1 week ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
Some blondes have all the fun. As Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush get more testy, Donald Trump gets more chesty. And more blond. [Read More]
Commentary: Alternatives that everyone can back Commentary: Alternatives that everyone can back
1 week ago - - KATHRYN LOPEZ
America, New York City needs your help. New Yorkers may not be known for asking for help, but a Houston native who’s made it her home is not bashful about asking. [Read More]
Red-Blue America: Should we care about Amazon report? Red-Blue America: Should we care about Amazon report?
1 week ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
Joel Mathis and Ben Boychuk, the Red-Blue America columnists, debate whether Amazon’s work practices should be the topic of public debate. [Read More]
Commentary: Government debt isn't always bad Commentary: Government debt isn't always bad
1 week ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Rand Paul said something funny the other day. No, really — although of course it wasn’t intentional. On his Twitter account he decried the irresponsibility of American fiscal policy, declaring, “The last time the United States was debt free was 1835.” [Read More]
Commentary: 'Anchor babies' and the 14th Amendment Commentary: 'Anchor babies' and the 14th Amendment
1 week ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
I had a former “anchor baby” in my office the other day. [Read More]
Commentary: Raise smoking age to 21 across U.S.
1 week ago -
The vast majority of smokers start before they turn 21. [Read More]
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