By Mark Feldstein, The Washington Post on Feb. 24, 2017, at 7:59 a.m.
America’s grand tradition of revealing secret information about national security matters began in the winter of 1777.
By Derek Hawkins, The Washington Post on Feb. 24, 2017, at 7:59 a.m.
Well-intended as they might have been, President Barack Obama’s protections for transgender students were on shaky ground from the get-go.
By The BDN Editorial Board on Feb. 24, 2017, at 7:43 a.m.
Life is difficult already for someone living with a low income and trying to get by with the help of even a minimal amount of government assistance. Gov. Paul LePage’s proposal for a new, two-year state budget starts from a place of making life even more difficult for that person.
By Alex Steed on Feb. 24, 2017, at 7:42 a.m.
I am heartened to see so much action taking place across the state, as well as across the nation, in response to what strikes me as an unhinged Trump administration.
TAKE A BREATH
on Feb. 24, 2017, at 7:21 a.m.
By Katelyn Burns, The Washington Post on Feb. 24, 2017, at 6:48 a.m.
Trump has given cover to every bully who stalks our schools’ hallways to target the most vulnerable among us.
By George Danby on Feb. 24, 2017, at 6:44 a.m.
Letters to the editor for Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017: Meet with constituents, protect the arts, Sen. Warren’s speech.
on Feb. 24, 2017, at 6:39 a.m.
GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
on Feb. 24, 2017, at 5:56 a.m.
on Feb. 23, 2017, at 9:36 p.m.
By Dana Milbank, The Washington Post on Feb. 23, 2017, at 12:38 p.m.
Everybody in the newsroom — everybody in America — has an American story.
By John Tuohy Jr. on Feb. 23, 2017, at 12:29 p.m.
OpEd: Mainers should develop a strategy to capitalize on our assets and determine how they can be used to stimulate the state’s economy and generate good-paying jobs. I believe nuclear energy can be an important part of that strategy.
By Emily Wedick on Feb. 23, 2017, at 12:15 p.m.
We won’t sit down until every transgender child in America has the unalienable right to do so safely and with dignity at school.
By The BDN Editorial Board on Feb. 23, 2017, at 12:09 p.m.
With Mainers dying at the alarming rate of essentially one per day from drug overdoses, a legislative task force to assess the problem and offer solutions sounds like too little, too late. Lawmakers can ensure this isn’t the case by fast tracking and removing impediments from what is known to work, such as medication-assisted treatment.
on Feb. 23, 2017, at 12:04 p.m.
Letters for Friday, Feb. 24, 2017: LePage holding Maine back, basketball lessons, stand up to Trump
By Michael Strain, The Washington Post on Feb. 23, 2017, at 11:05 a.m.
OpEd: The American people deserve better than fantasy.
By Katrina vanden Heuvel, The Washington Post on Feb. 23, 2017, at 9:13 a.m.
OpEd: What we don’t need is a replay of Cold War hysteria that cuts off debate, slanders skeptics and undermines any effort to explore areas of agreement with Russia in our national interest.
GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
on Feb. 23, 2017, at 5:55 a.m.
By Brendan Lynch, Special to the Chicago Tribune on Feb. 22, 2017, at 2:29 p.m.
Reporters must to rise to this challenge through diligence and devotion to time-tested practices — like confirming information before publication — if they are to successfully cover a White House that “will not be questioned.”
By The BDN Editorial Board on Feb. 22, 2017, at 12:05 p.m.
At a time when hate and suspicion of others propel policy at the federal level, it’s crucial that local communities — faith and otherwise — foster acceptance and understanding.