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Commentary: Eyewitness to democracy's transitions Commentary: Eyewitness to democracy's transitions
5 weeks ago - - MARTIN SCHRAM
There is but one moment when the Oval Office is truly between its masters, under the command only of the constitutional spirit that has long made America the world’s greatest democracy. [Read More]
Commentary: Will he make us great again? Commentary: Will he make us great again?
5 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
It is here, it is upon us, it is the utterly, totally, completely impossible presidency of Donald Trump, and he has opportunities galore to rejuvenate the best in this country. Some of his ideas could get us there as he is also reversing the worst of President Barack Obama. [Read More]
Commentary: With all due disrespect Commentary: With all due disrespect
5 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
As a young man, Congressman John Lewis, who represents most of Atlanta, literally put his life on the line in pursuit of justice. [Read More]
Commentary: Guns on college campuses? Really? Commentary: Guns on college campuses? Really?
5 weeks ago -
College, we like to think, is a time of intellectual inquiry. But it is also, as anyone who has spent any time on a campus knows, a time of boundary-testing, experimentation and alcohol-fueled parties. [Read More]
Commentary: A different kind of president Commentary: A different kind of president
5 weeks ago - - JOHN CRISP
On Friday, we will inaugurate Donald Trump as our 45th president. Please note that I’m using the pronoun “our.” [Read More]
Commentary: Ben Carson as role model Commentary: Ben Carson as role model
5 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
During his Senate confirmation hearing, Dr. Ben Carson, secretary of Housing and Urban Development-designate, told a story. He said his mother was a domestic who cleaned beautiful homes. [Read More]
Commentary: Trump and the Kremlin Commentary: Trump and the Kremlin
5 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
Humor writer Andy Borowitz recently joked that Donald Trump had been named the Kremlin’s “employee of the month.” I giggled at that, and then winced. It’s painful even to joke about. [Read More]
Commentary: Trump's overly ambitious agenda Commentary: Trump's overly ambitious agenda
6 weeks ago - - DAN THOMASSON
Franklin Roosevelt famously began his first 100 days in office frantically trying to deal with a historic economic depression that already was three years old and had reached crisis-level proportions. Nearly two terms in the White House later, his efforts were incomplete. [Read More]
Commentary: Cabinet picks disagree with Trump Commentary: Cabinet picks disagree with Trump
6 weeks ago - - DOYLE McMANUS
Donald Trump’s foreign policy nominees launched a Reassurance Offensive last week, promising Congress — and the rest of us — that the next president won’t be as scary as he sounds. [Read More]
Commentary: Don't cut off power of forgiveness Commentary: Don't cut off power of forgiveness
6 weeks ago - - KATHRYN LOPEZ
Back in 2001, I interviewed Philip Nitschke, an Australian doctor who’s an international advocate for assisted suicide. He was candid during the course of the interview, admitting that the option to “give away” life should ultimately be available to “anyone who wants it." [Read More]
Commentary: Thoughts on race, America as Obama says goodbye Commentary: Thoughts on race, America as Obama says goodbye
6 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
I don’t usually live my days according to a particular theme. There’s no planning that goes into them unless I’m celebrating a birthday or some other exceptional event. [Read More]
Commentary: Donald Trump's med delusions Commentary: Donald Trump's med delusions
6 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Thanks, Comey. The Justice Department’s inspector general is now investigating the way the FBI director conveyed the false impression of an emerging Clinton scandal just days before the election, even as he said nothing about ongoing investigations into Russian intervention. [Read More]
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