Opinion

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, June 26

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

  • Jun 26, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, June 25

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

  • Jun 25, 2019

Iran — Who and Where is the Threat? | Mel Gurtov

The official U.S. narrative on Iran is that it is an escalating threat to “peace and security” in the Middle East and must be stopped.… Continue reading

Housing crisis calls out for different solutions | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The Housing Kitsap financial picture is a sad one and affects affordable housing throughout the county — not just Bainbridge Island. The… Continue reading

  • Jun 24, 2019

Our Gift To Future Generations | Guest Viewpoint

Have you ever pondered why your parents might have hustled you out the door with “Go play outside!”? If you’re living on the island, I… Continue reading

  • Jun 24, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Monday, June 24

Today’s cartoon is by Schot, De Volkskrant, Netherlands.… Continue reading

  • Jun 24, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, June 23

Today’s cartoon is by Hajo de Reijger, The Netherlands.… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2019

Nonviolence and Trust | Tom H. Hastings

This week I joined others from my town in a State Department initiative called City Pair; in this case, “pairing” Portland, Oregon with both Montreal… Continue reading

  • Jun 22, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, June 22

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

  • Jun 22, 2019

Impeach Trump | Mel Gurtov

A year ago I referred to Donald Trump’s cozy relationship with Russia and the possibility that he has been compromised by his financial and commercial… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Friday, June 21

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

  • Jun 21, 2019

War Begets War … And Nothing Else | Robert C. Koehler

Bomb bomb bomb, bomb bomb Iran … Thanks, John McCain! Let’s mix a little humor in with war. It’s so much easier to take when… Continue reading

I’d Trade 23 Candidates for One Sure Winner | Peter Funt

Is the bulging field of Democrats seeking the 2020 presidential nomination a sign of strength? Or is it a troubling indication that wresting the presidency… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, June 20

Today’s cartoon is by Rayma Suprani, Venezuela.… Continue reading

  • Jun 20, 2019

Please mind your manners and MYOB | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The other day I was waiting in the ferry line when I saw a pretty nice Lexus SUV idling while we waited… Continue reading

  • Jun 19, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, June 19

Today’s cartoon is by Steve Sack, The Minneapolis Star-Tribune.… Continue reading

  • Jun 19, 2019

We Need Evidence-based Decision Making | Wim Laven

Imagine for a moment that political discussions can assume the same evidence-based knowledge as active components in decision making as treatment pathways do when responding… Continue reading

Affordable housing must be preserved | Letter to the editor

To the editor: For anyone who has consumed any news in recent months, it will come as no surprise that Bainbridge Island, along with the… Continue reading

  • Jun 18, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, June 18

Today’s cartoon is by Kevin Siers, The Charlotte Observer.… Continue reading

  • Jun 18, 2019

Trump’s 123rd week in office | In cartoons

Our cartoon chronicle of the 45th president continues with a look back at Week 123 for the “stable genius” who is warming a chair at… Continue reading