Opinion

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, Dec. 2

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

  • Dec 2, 2018

President George HW Bush — 1924-2018

Artwork by David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star.… Continue reading

  • Dec 1, 2018

No Country for White Men? Why the Left Should Appeal to the White Male Identity | Matthew Johnson

Liberals and progressives, with the notable exception of Bernie Sanders, too often fail to appeal directly to white men in the United States. I am… Continue reading

Shabbat Shalom to our island community | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I attended the Shabbat (sabbath) service at Congregation Kol Shalom of Bainbridge Island the Saturday after the shootings at the Tree of… Continue reading

  • Dec 1, 2018

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Dec. 1

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

  • Dec 1, 2018

Trump’s 95th week in office | In cartoons

No one, believe me, no one, knows more about fires than Donald J. Trump. Dumpster fires, forest fires, pants on fire. Our cartoon chronicle of… Continue reading

China Policy: Disappointment Is No Excuse | Mel Gurtov

Greg Sargent writes in the Washington Post (Nov. 30): “For years after Deng Xiaoping’s decisive turn toward modernization in the late 1970s, U.S. business executives… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Nov. 30

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

  • Nov 30, 2018

Bush-Appointed Judge Credits Roberts for Standing Up to Trump | John L. Micek

HARRISBURG, Pa. - John E. Jones III doesn’t look or sound much like a rebel. Like a lot of federal judges, he’s given to sober… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Nov. 29.

Today’s cartoon is by Daryl Cagle, CagleCartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2018

Are You Washing Your Hands Correctly? | Tyrades!

When I was a tyke, I always freaked out over the possible presence of “cat hairs and goims.” (Why a Tennessee farmboy pronounced “germs” like… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Nov. 28

Today’s cartoon is by Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE.… Continue reading

  • Nov 28, 2018

Monetizing the White House | Raging Moderate

Money. Moolah. Cash. Dough. Scratch. Dinero. Benjamins. Greenbacks. Cabbage. Lettuce. Gravy. Whatever you call it, nobody ever has enough of it — you, me, poor… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Nov. 27

Today’s cartoon is by John Cole, The Scranton Times-Tribune.… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2018

Trump’s 94th week in office | In cartoons

He bet the House, and lost. Our cartoon chronicle of the 45th president continues with a look back at Donald J. Trump’s 94th week in… Continue reading

Trump’s 93rd week in office | In cartoons

Look out, President Trump, here comes a caravan! Of cartoons, that is. Our cartoon parade of Donald J. Trump’s in the White House continues with… Continue reading

Trump’s 92nd week in office | In cartoons

Want to see something really scary? How about Donald J. Trump’s 92nd week in the White House. Our cartoon chronicle of the 45th president continues… Continue reading

Trump’s 91st week in office | In cartoons

Our cartoon chronicle of the 45th president continues with a look back at Donald J. Trump’s 91st week in the White House. This week’s contributing… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Nov. 26

Today’s cartoon is by Pat Bagley, The Salt Lake Tribune.… Continue reading

  • Nov 26, 2018

What Does It Really Mean to Be Patriotic? | Lee H. Hamilton

Patriotism has been on a lot of people’s minds lately. French President Emanuel Macron recently criticized President Trump and other world leaders for their “us… Continue reading