Opinion

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, April 24

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

  • Apr 24, 2018

Missouri’s Republican Sex Scandal is Way Better Than Trump’s | Dick Polman

Need a break from Trump? Come with me to Missouri. Where else can you find a Republican governor who’s under indictment on a felony charge… Continue reading

The Cautionary Tale of Donald J. Trump | Steve Klinger

In the summer of 2016 I wrote a song titled “Not This Time,” about an unnamed demagogue seeking power in America. The song concluded that… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Monday, April 23

Today’s cartoon is by Christopher Weyant, The Boston Globe.… Continue reading

  • Apr 23, 2018

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, April 22

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

  • Apr 22, 2018

No really, how bad does it have to get? | Tom H. Hastings

James Comey was fired by Trump, of course, because he was looking into Trump’s role in conspiring with Putin to fix the 2016 election. What?!… Continue reading

  • Apr 21, 2018

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, April 21

Today’s cartoon is by David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star.… Continue reading

  • Apr 21, 2018

No, I Don’t Hate Conservatives. I Disagree With Them | John L. Micek

Not too long ago, an anonymous commenter on one of my columns concluded that I took my stance on a particular issue because I “hate… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Friday, April 20

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

  • Apr 20, 2018

Money to spend | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — The state will expend a chunk of taxpayer dollars in the coming months searching for wolves in the south Cascades, assessing the need… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, April 19

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

  • Apr 19, 2018

Wishy-Washy White House | Blair Bess

From the moment he took office, President Trump has repeatedly experienced buyer’s remorse. In the last week, the president has undermined a key member of… Continue reading

Can Your Family Handle A Day Without Complaints? | Tyrades!

Did you notice that Thomas Lickona recently adapted a portion of his book “How to Raise Kind Kids” into the online “Time Magazine” article “How… Continue reading

In Memory: First Lady Barbara Bush

Image by Dave Granlund, PoliticalCartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • Apr 18, 2018

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, April 18

Today’s cartoon is by Arcadio Esquivel, Costa Rica.… Continue reading

  • Apr 18, 2018

Which Nations Are the Happiest ― and Why | Lawrence Wittner

America’s oft-quoted Declaration of Independence, when discussing “unalienable rights,” focused on “Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness.” Although “happiness” is rarely referred to by… Continue reading

Storm Warning | Raging Moderate

You don’t need a weatherman to see that the storm clouds gathering around Team Trump are serious. And since the only permanent member of Team… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, April 17

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

  • Apr 17, 2018

Trump’s 64th week in office | In cartoons

It’s said a picture is worth a thousand words. So here’s 54,000 words worth to mark President Trump’s 64th week in the White House. For… Continue reading

Trump’s a Mad Man | Peter Funt

Say this much for Donald Trump and his most rabid defenders: They have a way with words. Mostly, however, it’s the way of Madison Avenue.… Continue reading