Opinion

Chaos or Community in Immigration Policy | Andrew Moss

If you scan the Internet for immigration-related news stories following the Trump administration’s May 7 announcement of its “zero tolerance” border policy, you’ll find the… Continue reading

 

SCOTUS Nominee Brett Kavanaugh: Frequently Asked Questions | Raging Moderate

Q. What’s the skinny on the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court Justice? A. Chaos. Confusion. Mutual accusations of partisan politics. Exasperation. Pique. Rage.… Continue reading

 

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, July 17

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

  • Jul 17, 2018

 

Trump’s 77th week in office | In cartoons

Another week and the carnage continues. Donald J. Trump celebrated his 77th week in office with a trip abroad to insult America’s allies — a… Continue reading

Clean-up idea for next July 4 | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The lo-o-ng restroom waiting lines at Town & Country Market on the Fourth of July brought out the need for more port-a-potties… Continue reading

  • Jul 16, 2018

Human Rights Trumped | Mel Gurtov

Who cares about human rights? Not Trump, not his team. Here’s some of what we see. Deceptive Reporting Discussion in the Trump administration of sensitive… Continue reading

The Best Deals are the Deals that Develop Peace | Wim Laven

As an educator of politics and conflict resolution I’ve spent decades examining deals as they relate to conflict and peace. Negotiation is a key skill… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Monday, July 16

Today’s cartoon is by Wolverton.… Continue reading

  • Jul 16, 2018

A modest approach | The Petri Dish

Back in 1965, with mounting evidence of the ill effects of smoking, Congress decided every pack of cigarettes should come with a few words of… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, July 15

Today’s cartoon is by Adam Zyglis, The Buffalo News.… Continue reading

  • Jul 15, 2018

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, July 14

Today’s cartoon is by Nate Beeler, The Columbus Dispatch.… Continue reading

  • Jul 14, 2018

You Might Be An Irresponsible Pet Owner If… | Tyrades!

As a responsible pet owner, I’m usually exasperated by the human race at this point every summer. I have to endure listening to the media… Continue reading

The Dems Could Win If They Stood For Something | Robert C. Koehler

The Democrats have been in turmoil for the last half century and then some, when they abandoned their racist base and supported the civil rights… Continue reading

Congress Too Weak to Stop Trade War | John L. Micek

You may not have noticed it amid the White House’s bluster on NATO this week, but Congress utterly face-planted in its effort to rein in… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Friday, July 13

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund, PoliticalCartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • Jul 13, 2018

Please come back and learn more | Letter to the editor

To the editor: A few days ago, the Bainbridge Island Japanese American Exclusion Memorial was “tagged” with graffiti. We were fortunate that the artist used… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2018

President Trump’s Useful Idiocy | Winslow Myers

Though the president still has many supporters, there is a growing consensus, especially as the Trump-initiated trade war heats up, that he does not have… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, July 12

Today’s cartoon is by Bruce Plante, Tulsa World.… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2018

Trump Buys Survival Insurance From Brett Kavanaugh | Dick Polman

Feel free to tell yourself that Donald Trump chose Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court because the guy went to Yale (Trump reportedly loves Ivy… Continue reading

The Resistance is a Failure | Raging Moderate

You don’t need 20/20 vision to see that the whole world is waiting for the Democratic Party to push back against the tyrannical tendencies of… Continue reading