By Bernie Sanders, Washington Post on June 24, 2016, at 10:16 a.m.
OpEd: As we head toward the Democratic National Convention, I often hear the question, “What does Bernie want?” Wrong question. The right question is what the 12 million Americans who voted for a political revolution want.
FIGHTING THE TIDES
on June 24, 2016, at 9:37 a.m.
Maine’s own Anna Kendrick appeared on The Late Late Show with James Corden on Wednesday, performing a “love story soundtrack” that spanned eleven songs in one take. Kendrick and Corden sang their way through the songs, which painted a light-hearted journey through the different stages of a romantic relationship. Beginning with …
By Paul Waldman, The Washington Post on June 24, 2016, at 9:33 a.m.
Ryan’s “reform” is not going to happen. It would be political suicide, and Republicans know it.
on June 24, 2016, at 9:30 a.m.
Letters for Saturday, June 25, 2016: Angus King silent on monument, palliative care for cancer patients
By The BDN Editorial Board on June 24, 2016, at 8:31 a.m.
Editorial: Portland city councilors on Monday unanimously agreed to raise the city’s tobacco purchase age to 21. This is a smart move that should prompt state lawmakers to take similar action.
GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
on June 24, 2016, at 5:10 a.m.
The Trump Presidential Seal.
on June 23, 2016, at 2:56 p.m.
The news this week is full of real-life examples epitomizing the word irony.
By Peter Triandafillou on June 23, 2016, at 2:30 p.m.
Investment capital is the lifeblood of business. Without it, existing businesses wither and new ones never get started.
By Bob Casimiro on June 23, 2016, at 12:50 p.m.
In the last year, we have seen story after story here in Maine about drug overdoses. Securing our borders will certainly not stop the drugs flowing into the country and our communities, but it will certainly help.
By The BDN Editorial Board on June 23, 2016, at 11:05 a.m.
Editorial: Dividing Americans and pitting them against those who follow a different religious faith or come from a different ethnic background won’t make us safer. It will only make us more fearful, angry and isolated.
on June 23, 2016, at 9:54 a.m.
“The health of our water is the principal measure of how we live on the land.” Luna Leopold In Acadia National Park, which is about to turn 100, the streams are abnormally dry, the waterfalls unseasonably quiet. Still, as the map shows, when it comes to water, there are two …
By Dana Milbank, The Washington Post on June 23, 2016, at 8:38 a.m.
OpEd: Trump is doing to the Republican Party what he did to Atlantic City.
on June 23, 2016, at 6:41 a.m.
Letters for Friday, June 24, 2016: Fulford for state Senate, guns aren’t the problem
on June 23, 2016, at 6:30 a.m.
Buying locally means more jobs and lower taxes, regardless of which politician is in office.
By Angus King on June 23, 2016, at 6:26 a.m.
Angus King: Despite being one of the richest countries in the world, more than 45 million Americans live in poverty.
GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
on June 23, 2016, at 4:59 a.m.
Gun control measures.
By Robert Saucier on June 22, 2016, at 11:27 a.m.
OpEd: State policies can make the difference between propelling The County and the rest of rural Maine forward or holding us back economically.
Thursday, June 23, 2016: Maine needs clean energy, referendum not about taking guns, ranked-choice voting right
on June 22, 2016, at 11:09 a.m.
Letters for Thursday, June 23, 2016: Maine needs clean energy, referendum not about taking guns, ranked-choice voting right
By The BDN Editorial Board on June 22, 2016, at 10:44 a.m.
Collins is offering a path forward that, we hope, will build the momentum needed for more significant changes.
on June 21, 2016, at 9:16 p.m.
The LePage administration would do well to obsess about hunger in Maine as much as they obsess about controlling people’s choices.