on April 28, 2017, at 8 p.m.
on April 28, 2017, at 2:26 p.m.
So many discussions default to Republicans saying cut, cut, cut and Democrats saying hold on a second … we don’t really ever have an unbiased conversation about welfare. (Senator Nathan Libby)
By Danielle Allen, The Washington Post on April 28, 2017, at 10:10 a.m.
How can we open up a prospect of liberty and justice for all? And I mean “for all.”
By Arthur Barry Adoff on April 27, 2017, at 9:04 a.m.
Medicaid expansion would be an opportunity to provide affordable health care for nearly 70,000 Mainers, including 3,000 veterans and many others who work low-wage jobs who aren’t offered coverage or who can’t afford it.
By Parker Gassett on April 27, 2017, at 8:40 a.m.
Increasingly, our world, and indeed Maine, is driven by global technology, market forces, private interests and environmental consequences. Having programs that are able to navigate through these complexities, as exemplified by Sea Grant, is critical for the success of our communities and Maine’s way of life.
By Dana Milbank, The Washington Post on April 27, 2017, at 8:38 a.m.
By William Burns, The Washington Post on April 27, 2017, at 7:52 a.m.
OpEd: At home, we have checks and balances that cushion the domestic consequences of such illusions. The wider world lacks those brakes.
By Labrini Nelligan, Mark Publicker, and Noah Nesin, Special to the Bangor Daily News on April 27, 2017, at 7:43 a.m.
In Maine, alcohol is the most misused substance.
By Cass R. Sunstein, Bloomberg View on April 27, 2017, at 7:43 a.m.
OpEd: Student activists would do well to think much less about how to express their values and instead to focus insistently on a single question: If I succeed, how many people will I actually be helping?
By Nick Selby, The Washington Post on April 27, 2017, at 7:42 a.m.
We can’t win if we don’t fight. Right now, we’re not even fighting.
on April 26, 2017, at 8:26 p.m.
It’s in Waterville at Thomas college, it’s U.S. Track and Field certified, and there’s still time to sign up!
By J.J. McCullough, The Washington Post on April 26, 2017, at 11:11 a.m.
From a Canadian perspective, the most striking thing about the supposed anti-democratic political reforms approved by Turkish voters last week was their familiarity.
By Harry Lewis, The Washington Post on April 26, 2017, at 7:52 a.m.
When should traditional liberal values be sacrificed to important but narrower ends? That is the question behind Harvard University’s effort to subordinate freedom of association and freedom of speech to a locally fashionable form of “nondiscrimination.”
By Andrew McLean on April 26, 2017, at 7:45 a.m.
We don’t drive on Democratic roads or Republican roads — we drive on Maine roads. Solving this problem is too important to let partisanship or narrow interests get in the way.
By Charles Lane, The Washington Post on April 26, 2017, at 7:32 a.m.
OpEd: Among the many shameful legacies of racial discrimination and segregation in the United States is the fact that African-Americans make up a disproportionate share of both those who are victims of violent crimes and those who are incarcerated for committing them.
By Orrin G. Hatch, The Washington Post on April 25, 2017, at 12 p.m.
If you’ve never heard of Bears Ears, you will. If you don’t care, you should.
By Lenard W. Kaye on April 25, 2017, at 11:48 a.m.
Older adults residing in small towns and rural communities may be especially vulnerable to the dangers of isolated living.
By Keith Humphreys, The Washington Post on April 25, 2017, at 8:41 a.m.
Jails are now overflowing with people who are awaiting trial. These individuals, who may be innocent, account for 95 percent of the growth in the jail population over the past 15 years.
By Kathleen Parker, The Washington Post on April 25, 2017, at 8:16 a.m.
OpEd: Foreign leaders and local interlocutors, aka pundits, might as well take a vacation for the next few minutes until Donald Trump’s next foreign policy “strategy” surfaces from deep within his amygdala.
By Lillian Salerno, The Washington Post on April 25, 2017, at 8:09 a.m.
OpEd: The government has the authority to ensure markets are once again open and competitive so that communities have a chance to shape their economic destinies. The question is whether we will recognize the error of our ways and put taking on monopolies high on the economic agenda.