By Kathleen Turner on Jan. 09, 2017, at 1:21 p.m.
There’s no end to the list of reasons why Sessions is the wrong choice for U.S. attorney general.
By Joelle Bouchard on Jan. 09, 2017, at 9:07 a.m.
When family goes to visit a loved one in a county jail, they likely won’t be brought into a room where they can share a hug or gentle touch.
By Danielle Allen, The Washington Post on Jan. 09, 2017, at 8:23 a.m.
Cicero’s goal was recovery of the Roman republic. He failed.
By Gwynne Dyer on Jan. 09, 2017, at 7:24 a.m.
You might just stuff the ballot boxes and have the army shoot anybody who objects.
By Charles Krauthammer, The Washington Post on Jan. 08, 2017, at 1:57 p.m.
You can kick the can down the road, but when Kim Jong Un announces, as he did last Sunday, that “we have reached the final stage in preparations to test-launch an intercontinental ballistic rocket,” you are reaching the end of that road.
By Emily Brostek on Jan. 08, 2017, at 10:08 a.m.
Repealing the Affordable Care Act is more than irresponsible. We know what’s at stake.
By Jonathan Bernstein, Bloomberg View on Jan. 08, 2017, at 9:57 a.m.
Did the House Republicans already suffer their first defeat of 2017? Or is their retreat only tactical and temporary?
By J. Gerald Hebert, Joseph D. Rich and William Yeomans, The Washington Post on Jan. 07, 2017, at 8 a.m.
OpEd: Attorney general nominee Jeff Sessions is trying to mislead his Senate colleagues and the country into believing he is a champion for civil rights. We are former Justice Department civil rights lawyers who worked on the civil rights cases that Sessions cites as evidence for this claim, so we know.
By Stephen Mihm, Bloomberg View on Jan. 07, 2017, at 8 a.m.
Shortly before Christmas, the U.S. Census Bureau put some coal in the nation’s holiday stocking.
By Cherrie MacInnes on Jan. 06, 2017, at 8:02 a.m.
OpEd: With knowledge of the complaints we hear about our educational system and the day-to-day struggles that teachers face, I was reminded of just how fortunate I am to be living and teaching in the United States.
By Mark Gilbert, Bloomberg View on Jan. 06, 2017, at 8:02 a.m.
The acceleration in the production of industrial robots in recent years suggests it’s not just workers in car factories who should fear the rise of the robots.
on Jan. 05, 2017, at 11:36 p.m.
All it took was a sufficient number of mental health professionals and policy-makers explaining why it was okay that so many mentally ill people are landing in jails and homeless shelters and other unnecessary states of crisis.
By Scott Gagnon on Jan. 05, 2017, at 1:41 p.m.
OpEd: Let’s provide the time and breathing room necessary to make smart policy decisions informed by data and science that will serve to protect the health, safety and interests of Mainers. The Legislature must pass a one-year moratorium on commercial marijuana operations.
By Sarah Austin on Jan. 05, 2017, at 10:51 a.m.
OpEd: Rebuilding Maine’s economy demands leadership from legislators to blaze a path forward for a strong, vibrant Maine economy.
By Steven Pearlstein, The Washington Post on Jan. 05, 2017, at 9:36 a.m.
OpEd: The art of dealing with Trump is to offer him a deal his ego can’t refuse. It’s not a whole lot more complicated than that.
By Francis Wilkinson, Bloomberg View on Jan. 05, 2017, at 9:19 a.m.
OpEd: The religious left is the Sasquatch of American politics. It leaves footprints in the snow, but recent sightings of the creature are rare and not always credible.
By Joel Achenbach, The Washington Post on Jan. 05, 2017, at 8:37 a.m.
The president-elect hasn’t said much about space, and space wasn’t an issue in his campaign, either.
By Dana Milbank, The Washington Post on Jan. 05, 2017, at 8:36 a.m.
OpEd: Doesn’t anybody here know how to work this thing?
By Lisa Cromwell on Jan. 04, 2017, at 10:41 a.m.
OpEd: Staff, patients, family and advocates have a lot of questions about this new facility, and the department has yet to answer them.
By Heather Denkmire on Jan. 04, 2017, at 9:23 a.m.
The election of Donald Trump has magnified and amplified some of the ugliest truths about our country. As a mother, how do I support my children while remaining honest about the terrifying times we are experiencing?