Opinion

From Bipartisan to Treasonous | Raging Moderate

During the State of the Union Address, President Donald Trump said many hopeful things, including that he wants to work with Democrats. Yeah, right. He… Continue reading

Post-Truth and the Dreamers | Andrew Moss

“Post-truth is pre-fascism.” This statement closes one chapter of historian Timothy Snyder’s recent book, “On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century.” Snyder wrote the… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Feb. 7

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

  • Feb 7, 2018

Poor posture: Trump’s nuclear doctrine resumes Cold War | Robert F. Dodge

While elected officials of our increasingly dysfunctional democracy debated “memogate,” the world became more dangerous as Trump’s Nuclear Posture Review was officially released on Friday,… Continue reading

Let’s take a look at municipal broadband | Letter to the editor

To the editor: There’s been much discussion and debate in the news around municipal broadband. These internet access services, funded by local government, could be… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2018

‘Where Are the Men?’ – Hiding in Plain Sight for 40 Years | Rob Okun

Where are the men? Since last fall, when Harvey Weinstein and his predator brothers were exposed for enacting poisonous masculinity, I’ve heard that question a… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2018

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Feb. 6

Today’s cartoon is by Bob Englehart, CagleCartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2018

The Middle East Peace Process: A Cruel Joke | Mel Gurtov

Three brief reports on Jan. 25 concerning Israel-Palestine-U.S. relations sum up the new situation created by Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Feb. 5

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

  • Feb 5, 2018

Trump’s 54th week in office | In cartoons

The state of the uniom is stromg. The use of spellcheck at the White House? Not so much. Perhaps you missed this small story, buried… Continue reading

Kilmer voted to renew Surveillance Act | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The House of Representatives recently voted to reauthorized Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, which was set to expire later… Continue reading

  • Feb 4, 2018

Yemen’s crisis belong to all of us | Robert C. Koehler

What’s a little cholera — excuse me, the worst outbreak of this preventable disease in modern history — compared to the needs of a smoothly… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, Feb. 4

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

  • Feb 4, 2018

Exclusive: Trump’s 2019 State of the Union Speech | Peter Funt

Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, the First Lady of the United States and my fellow Americans: Last year’s State of the Union… Continue reading

We call this negotiating? | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Hey Trump - here’s why we don’t have that “pretty Korean lady” leading negotiations with the north, we have you! PJ McEWAN… Continue reading

  • Feb 3, 2018

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Feb. 3

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

  • Feb 3, 2018

Donald, Donald, Donald, we told you a million times not to exaggerate | Tom H. Hastings

In his little munchkin voice — surprising coming from such a big fat man — and his chemically hardened helmet hair, Donald Trump gave us… Continue reading

Will Male Infertility Doom Mankind? | Tyrades!

According to the British newspaper The Telegraph, if problems continue at the current rate, the entire human race could be infertile in just 50 years.… Continue reading

Night of music benefits BPA Theatre School | Letter to the editor

To the editor: In recognition of the great work the Bainbridge Performing Arts Theatre School continues to do for the island community, our band, Good… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2018

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Feb. 2

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

  • Feb 2, 2018