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Commentary: Boot camp, not benefits Commentary: Boot camp, not benefits
1 week ago - - CAL THOMAS
BELFAST, Northern Ireland — Since his party’s impressive election victory in May, Prime Minister David Cameron is moving quickly to fulfill his campaign promise to ensure welfare benefits are no longer a way of life for many of his fellow citizens. [Read More]
Commentary: Just worry about the kids Commentary: Just worry about the kids
1 week ago - - COKIE ROBERTS and STEVEN ROBERTS
Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina slammed into New Orleans — Cokie’s hometown — breaking the levees and damaging or destroying almost all of the city’s already dilapidated and disgraceful public schools. [Read More]
Commentary: Partisan pundits on attack again Commentary: Partisan pundits on attack again
1 week ago - - GENE LYONS
Same as it ever was. Once again, according to pundits on the influential Washington, D.C., cocktail-party circuit, Hillary Clinton is in deep trouble. The witch hunt is definitely on. [Read More]
Commentary: The world's hot spot Commentary: The world's hot spot
1 week ago - - THOMAS FRIEDMAN
Here’s my bet about the future of Sunni, Shiite, Arab, Turkish, Kurdish and Israeli relations: If they don’t end their long-running conflicts, Mother Nature is going to destroy them all long before they destroy one another. [Read More]
Commentary: Maybe we should deport Trump Commentary: Maybe we should deport Trump
1 week ago - - JAY AMBROSE
Take the imperative of addressing immigration, shape it into something perverse and ugly, hold it high enough to scare off anyone of a caring, reasonable disposition, and what do you have? Donald Trump, of course. [Read More]
Commentary: Issue of torture back in spotlight Commentary: Issue of torture back in spotlight
2 weeks ago - - JOHN CRISP
Two interesting stories appeared in the same edition of my local newspaper last week. The first involves an awkward problem that Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush faces: His brother, former president George W. Bush. [Read More]
Commentary: Refighting Iraq War is unwise Commentary: Refighting Iraq War is unwise
2 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
Jeb Bush based his first major foreign policy address, delivered last week at the Reagan Library, on the classic Republican interpretation of the war in Iraq. [Read More]
Commentary: Loyalty in politics can only go so far Commentary: Loyalty in politics can only go so far
2 weeks ago - - DAN THOMASSON
WASHINGTON — The average citizen could write Sen. Charles Schumer of New York every day for a year urging him to vote for or against an issue and never get more than a polite, “thank you for your interest” form response. [Read More]
Commentary: The summer of our discontent Commentary: The summer of our discontent
2 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders represent two sides of the same coin. Both men have tapped into a deep anger — a discontent — in the public mood. Little seems to be going right. America appears in decline under a disengaged president. [Read More]
Commentary: GOP's fight against retirement Commentary: GOP's fight against retirement
2 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Something strange is happening in the Republican primary — something strange, that is, besides the Trump phenomenon. For some reason, just about all the leading candidates other than The Donald have taken a deeply unpopular position, a known political loser, on a major domestic policy issue. [Read More]
Commentary: The control in birth control Commentary: The control in birth control
2 weeks ago - - KATHRYN LOPEZ
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Zeba Haydar convinced herself she didn’t like children. [Read More]
Commentary: Donald Trump, the diplomat Commentary: Donald Trump, the diplomat
2 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
Donald Trump gives me his Grumpy Cat look. [Read More]
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