Progress Report, Donald Trump: Failing | Wim Laven

Assessments are a key tool in most fields. In some industries they…

  • Jul 22nd, 2017


A tough but good call | In Our Opinion

Not everyone got what they wanted, and not everyone, most likely, left…

  • Jul 22nd, 2017


Teach our children to spread compassion, not violence | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We need to outweigh some horrible models we now…

  • Jul 22nd, 2017


Compromise deal proves elusive | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — Wednesday arrived with a sense of possibility that lawmakers could…

Parking Is Such Sweet Sorrow | Tyrades!

Believe it or not, my only college-era clash with school authorities erupted…

Today’s cartoon for Friday, July 21

Today’s cartoon is by Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald.

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, July 22

Today’s cartoon is by Steve Sack, The Minneapolis Star Tribune.

  • Jul 22nd, 2017

TrumPutin moving forward, democracy declines | Tom H. Hastings

As a child of the Cold War (born during the Korean War,…

  • Jul 20th, 2017

From ‘I Alone Can Fix It’ To ‘I Won’t Own It’ | John L. Micek

A year ago this week, newly anointed as his party’s candidate for…

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, July 20

Today’s cartoon is by RJ Matson, Roll Call.

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Measuring Activity Inequality | Peter Funt

When I’m in, say, Phoenix — with its gorgeous weather, scenery and…

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Fake Sons | Raging Moderate by Will Durst

And now, a few choice words about Donald Trump… Junior. Seems as…

Being Too Much | Laura Finley

Some people are just too much, as the story goes. Or too…

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, July 19

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund, Politicalcartoons.com.

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Trump’s 26th week in office | In cartoons

President Donald Trump’s “fake news” fantasy was shattered by reality last week…

  • Jul 18th, 2017

What is our experience of our flawed democracy? | Robert J. Gould

Last year, the Economist Intelligence Unit dropped its score for the U.S.…

  • Jul 18th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, July 18

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund, Politicalcartoons.com.

  • Jul 18th, 2017

Fireworks are wasteful and stupid | Letter to the editor

To the editor: If ever there was something that makes no sense…

  • Jul 17th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Monday, July 17

Today’s cartoon is by Rick McKee, The Augusta Chronicle.

  • Jul 17th, 2017

How Much is a Boss Worth? | Lawrence S. Wittner

An awful lot of Americans are skeptical about the value of their…

  • Jul 16th, 2017