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Charles Krauthammer: Double suicide: The presidential campaign of 2015

Monday, Sept. 28, 2015
Meanwhile, on the Democrats’ side: A presidential campaign decrying wage stagnation

Froma Harrop: Students are real victims of censorship

Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015
2015-16 academic year:Convoluted claims that disagreeable speech is making students feel “unsafe.”

George Will: A campaign about bobbleheads, featuring bobbleheads

Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015
America’s loopy left is enamored of someone who becomes cranky about bobblehead figurines
Area handles refugees well, but there’s room for improvement

Area handles refugees well, but there’s room for improvement

Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015
In 2008, I began volunteering and working with local refugees.

David Harsanyi: Liberals done debating; can’t separate morality from politics

Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015
“Celebrate climate change: An externality of the greatest poverty destroying history of mankind.”

E.J. Dionne: Francis shows D.C. politicians how to build consensus

Friday, Sept. 25, 2015
Washington: This can be a very cynical city

Richard Cohen: Look to Hoover for insight into a Fiorina presidency

Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015
About Carly Fiorina: I don’t care if she was a brilliant or awful CEO of Hewlett-Packard.

Robert Scheer: GOP candidates: Fascists, fools or both?

Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015
Are they fools or fascists?

Mona Charen: ‘First Woman President’ effect could give GOP its edge

Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015
Don’t you want to see the first woman elected president of the United States?

Susan Estrich: The outsiders are working their way in

Monday, Sept. 21, 2015
Between a retired doctor and a debt-ridden developer, who is least qualified to be president of the United States?

George Will: In Ohio, a mission to reform many lives behind bars

Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015
The facility resembles a school, except for the razor wire.

David Harsanyi: Dear GOP leaders, stop being cowards on the abortion fight

Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015
Republicans won’t be able to force Planned Parenthood to shut down

Harvest a time to celebrate farming

Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015
The beauty of nature still sustains us, even if the remorseless reality of farm life is romanticized.

Carver Community Center can become beacon of hope

Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015
I was going to write about the recent results of the Schenectady primary elections, but I decided to go a little further back in time. Ok, fine — a lot further.

Eugene Robinson: Clinton’s big obstacle is herself

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015
Hilliary Clinton keeps putting obstacles in her own path

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