Opinion

Trump Stonewalls the Constitution, Democrats Say ‘Bring It On’ | Dick Polman

The constitutional crisis has officially arrived. To the surprise of nobody with a cognitive intellect, Donald Trump has hauled us to this treacherous precipice. The… Continue reading

Candidate embodies civility and respect | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We have an opportunity to seat an extraordinary young newcomer on our city council: Anthony Oddo. He has studied philosophy, economics, and… Continue reading

  • Oct 12, 2019

Let’s keep dense growth in downtown | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing to express my enthusiastic support for Michael Pollock for city council. Unfortunately, our city council is not following the… Continue reading

  • Oct 12, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Oct. 12

Today’s cartoon is by Bill Day, Tallahassee, Florida.… Continue reading

  • Oct 12, 2019

Hulet is committed to diversity, inclusion | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We are writing to support Christina Hulet for the Bainbridge Island School Board. As current and former managers of Bainbridge Community Broadcasting,… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2019

Trump’s 140th week in office | In cartoons

It’s Donald J. Trump’s 140th week in the White House, but do us a favor, though. Check out this cartoon chronicle of Trump’s most perfect… Continue reading

A consensus builder is needed on the council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I strongly support Leslie Schneider for city council. I have watched her over many years develop into one of the core proactive… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Oct. 11

Today’s cartoon is by Michael Kountouris, Greece.… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2019

You Can’t Do That | Raging Moderate

All of Washington is vibrating like the foam on a latte in the cup holder of a convertible jeep riding railroad tracks over a bridge.… Continue reading

Hytopoulos has the experience we need | Letter to the editor

To the editor: It is with great enthusiasm that I write to support Kirsten Hytopoulos for the at large position on the city council. Kirsten… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2019

Suzuki vote shows council is out of touch | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Cognitive dissonance is defined as the state of having inconsistent thoughts, beliefs, or attitudes, especially as relating to behavioral decisions and attitude… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Oct. 10

Today’s cartoon is by John Darkow, Columbia, Missouri.… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2019

I Wish My Parents Would Have Told Me … | This I Know

Who better to give advice about how to support teens than the teens themselves? They are the ones navigating through the challenges of life and… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2019

Blossom is a reliable choice for city council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I served on the city council with Sarah Blossom for four years. She was there before me, and was there when I… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Oct. 9

Today’s cartoon is by Gatis Sluka, Latvijas Avize, Latvia.… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2019

Less is more on the city’s Suzuki property | Letter to the editor

To the editor: If we treated the earth as if we were the deer, coyote, owl or salamander we would choose to leave alone a… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2019

Family separations create a disgusting image | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I’m really confused why children are being separated from their families and taken to past Japanese internment camps. How is this happening?… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Oct. 8

Today’s cartoon is by Gatis Sluka, Latvijas Avize, Latvia.… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Oct. 7

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

  • Oct 7, 2019

Trump Can’t Control the Story Anymore | Dick Polman

The impeachable president whined last week that he missed the good days when the Fourth Estate covered him exactly the way he wanted. In his… Continue reading