By Joseph M. Baldacci on Dec. 04, 2016, at 10:26 a.m.
The essential thing is that all of us act constructively and rationally in this effort.
By Fritz Spencer on Dec. 04, 2016, at 10:13 a.m.
The word “snowflake” has taken on a new meaning in our language, one used by conservatives to mock and disparage young people.
By Melissa E. Hathaway, Bloomberg on Dec. 04, 2016, at 10:08 a.m.
When Donald Trump takes the oath of office on Jan. 20, he’ll face an urgent and growing threat: America’s vulnerability to cyberattack.
By Noah Smith, Bloomberg on Dec. 04, 2016, at 10:07 a.m.
If there were any policy that was doomed this election cycle, it had to be this one.
on Dec. 03, 2016, at 12:07 a.m.
If Mayhew is going to strip select phrases to justify trimming the welfare rolls without the context of the macro- and microeconomic realities of poverty that FDR understood, all I can say is, leave that man’s words alone.
By Alex Steed on Dec. 02, 2016, at 8:51 a.m.
When I finally encountered the concept of “queer,” I thought, “Oh, definitely. That’s exactly what I am.”
By Igor Grant, The Conversation on Dec. 02, 2016, at 7:14 a.m.
on Dec. 01, 2016, at 5:01 p.m.
Whenever I tried to tell this little girl something she didn’t want to hear, she’d stick her fingers in her ears and sing/scream “Camptown Races” at the top of her lungs.
THE BEE WHISPERER
By Peter Cowin on Dec. 01, 2016, at 1:22 p.m.
Numbers of honeybee colonies have declined and they are harder to keep alive than they used to be.
By Adam Kilgore, Washington Post on Dec. 01, 2016, at 11:20 a.m.
The hiring decision sent a chilling message to athletic department employees and female students, not only at Baylor but across the country.
By Paul Mills on Dec. 01, 2016, at 10:51 a.m.
OpEd: Maine’s U.S. senators — Margaret Chase Smith and Edmund Muskie — in the 1960s and early 1970s played a role in championing the most significant effort to overthrow the system.
By Tyler Cowen, Bloomberg on Dec. 01, 2016, at 9:52 a.m.
OpEd: Let’s consider how such a policy would be enforced in practice.
By Eugene Volokh, The Washington Post on Dec. 01, 2016, at 9:03 a.m.
OpEd: Contrary to President-elect Trump’s tweet, even if flag-burning weren’t protected by the First Amendment (and it is), you couldn’t strip people of their citizenship for it.
By Dana Milbank, The Washington Post on Dec. 01, 2016, at 8:32 a.m.
OpEd: A voting scandal of epic proportion tilted this election. The scam involved millions of people.
By University of New England on Nov. 30, 2016, at 1:19 p.m.
“Moderation is not antithetical to passion and to engagement. To the contrary, true moderation requires courage and it requires clarity,” Robert Zaretsky, a historian at University of Houston in Texas, said.
By Tom Whitney on Nov. 30, 2016, at 9:18 a.m.
OpEd: It seems here, everything considered, that Castro’s life was heroic. I echo what Latin Americans say when someone they admire dies: Castro is “Presente!”
By Heather Denkmire on Nov. 30, 2016, at 7:08 a.m.
“The day to celebrate Jesus’ birthday is coming up. For me, the need to live his commandment, to love one another, is critical.”
By Noah Feldman, Bloomberg View on Nov. 29, 2016, at 10:24 a.m.
OpEd: Here’s why faithless electors would subvert, not sustain, the democratic values that underlie the presidential election system.
By Kathleen Parker, The Washington Post on Nov. 29, 2016, at 7:06 a.m.
OpEd: In this season of Thanksgiving, a quirky source of gratitude has emerged: Donald Trump’s many campaign lies.
By Louis Sigel on Nov. 29, 2016, at 6:53 a.m.
OpEd: The Bangor Daily News and Gov. Paul LePage fail to understand the unique nature of democracy in Maine.