Opinion

We’re One Supreme Court Case Away From Outlawing Abortion | Dick Polman

Anyone who still assumes that legal abortion is here to stay, and that Roe v. Wade is the settled law of the land, should take… Continue reading

Iran wags impeachment dog | Tom H. Hastings

Trump is blustering at Iran and to the world that we might just need to crush that pipsqueak terror country. Um…it took nine years to… Continue reading

Council should stop project immediately | Letter to the editor

To the editor: It seems apparent that four members of the Bainbridge Island City Council have not fully had the time to pour over the… Continue reading

  • May 17, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Friday, May 17

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

  • May 17, 2019

What’s Next: War With Venezuela? | Robert C. Koehler

Mix a little socialism in with the oil and war may be unavoidable. Thus, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, talking about Venezuela: “The president has… Continue reading

Trump’s 117th week in office | In cartoons

Our cartoon chronicle of our cartoon president continues with a look back at President Donald J. Trump’s 117th week in the White House. This week’s… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, May 16

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

What Democrats Fear Most in 2020: A Bullish Trump Economy | Dick Polman

It shouldn’t shock anyone if Donald Trump wins a second term in 2020. “Now Hiring” signs in local shop windows are potentially more persuasive than… Continue reading

To Improve, Congress Needs to Look Inward | Lee H. Hamilton

There are a lot of reasons why Congress finds itself hamstrung in Washington and discounted by the people it serves at home. These include long-term… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, May 15

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

  • May 15, 2019

Tired of the Smack Talk | Wim Laven

I’m angry, our system is supposed to work for us, but it doesn’t! I’m tired of being told that elected officials are supposed to represent… Continue reading

Baiting Iran | Mel Gurtov

Ever since Donald Trump became president, regime change in Iran has been a prominent U.S. aim. Trump began by backing out of the nuclear deal… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, May 14

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

  • May 14, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Monday, May 13

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

  • May 13, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, May 12

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

  • May 12, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, May 11

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

  • May 11, 2019

Impeachment needs support of GOP Senate | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I was delighted to see that the Bainbridge Island City Council abandoned their plan to call for the impeachment of Donald Trump.… Continue reading

  • May 10, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Friday, May 10

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

  • May 10, 2019

Impeachment Short Form | Raging Moderate

For all those who keep saying it can’t get any weirder, this is on you. Haven’t we learned not to taunt the gods? Like those… Continue reading

Your voice is needed to solve homelessness | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Steven Grassia offers some good ideas on dealing with homelessness locally. (“305 homeless camp requires action by city,” Bainbridge Island Review, April… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2019