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Commentary: Rules? What rules? Commentary: Rules? What rules?
3 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
“Rules are made to be broken” is a saying that has many variations, but perhaps no one has summed up Hillary Clinton’s attitude (and Bill’s, too) about rules more than the late science-fiction writer Robert A. Heinlein. [Read More]
Commentary: The liberal blind spot Commentary: The liberal blind spot
3 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Classic liberalism exalted tolerance, reflected in a line often (and probably wrongly) attributed to Voltaire: “I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.” [Read More]
Red-Blue America: Why are millennials still living at home? Red-Blue America: Why are millennials still living at home?
3 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
Joel Mathis and Ben Boychuk, the Red-Blue America columnists, consider the issue of whether millennials still living with their parents are avoiding responsibility or if they are lacking in opportunity. [Read More]
Commentary: Remembering my World War II squadmates Commentary: Remembering my World War II squadmates
4 weeks ago -
As Memorial Day has evolved since the Civil War, our nation celebrates it to remember and honor those who died while serving in the Armed Forces. At the national level, the service itself is more important than the cause. [Read More]
Commentary: Convicting innocent officer wouldn't be justice for Gray Commentary: Convicting innocent officer wouldn't be justice for Gray
4 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
Movements are messy and therefore difficult to manage. Unlike weddings — which are usually planned to cover every detail, including which relatives get confined to social Siberia and what shade of hideous is forced upon the bridesmaids — social revolutions are unpredictable. [Read More]
Commentary: Delusions of competence Commentary: Delusions of competence
4 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
In general, you shouldn’t pay much attention to polls at this point, especially with Republicans unifying around Donald Trump while Bernie Sanders hasn’t conceded the inevitable. [Read More]
Commentary: Sanders plays a dangerous game Commentary: Sanders plays a dangerous game
4 weeks ago - - COKIE ROBERTS and STEVEN ROBERTS
Bernie Sanders is playing a selfish, dangerous game. [Read More]
Commentary: If Obama wants unity, be unifying Commentary: If Obama wants unity, be unifying
4 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
There are two versions of President Barack Obama: one who preaches unity, compromise, listening to opponents and avoiding division, and one who, in practice, doesn’t compromise, doesn’t listen, spouts nastiness and alienates. [Read More]
Commentary: Trump's cult of falsehood Commentary: Trump's cult of falsehood
4 weeks ago - - GENE LYONS
The first thing to understand is that, before it’s a presidential election, it’s a TV program. [Read More]
Commentary: Inside student radicalism Commentary: Inside student radicalism
4 weeks ago - - DAVID BROOKS
Today’s elite college students face a unique set of pressures. On the professional side life is competitive, pressured, time-consuming, capitalistic and stressful. On the political side many elite universities are home to an ethos of middle-aged leftism. [Read More]
Commentary: Time for a third-party candidate Commentary: Time for a third-party candidate
4 weeks ago - - CYNTHIA M. ALLEN
There’s a meme floating around the Internet: If Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are in a boat and it capsizes, who wins? America. [Read More]
Commentary: A better way to run for president Commentary: A better way to run for president
4 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
The frustration of many voters over the way presidential candidates are selected has come to a head with Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, the presumptive nominees of their respective parties. [Read More]
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