Opinion

The Resistance is a Failure | Raging Moderate

You don’t need 20/20 vision to see that the whole world is waiting for the Democratic Party to push back against the tyrannical tendencies of… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, July 11

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

  • Jul 11, 2018

Vacation Checklist | Peter Funt

If you’re getting ready for summer vacation, here’s a handy checklist of things you won’t need. A map. Remember those? I’m referring to the kind… Continue reading

  • Jul 11, 2018

Body cams protect our citizens | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I want the city to pay all damage claims for police wrongdoing. Body cams assure that will be done. Not requiring mandatory… Continue reading

Arming Teachers | Basma Ismail

On May 22nd, 2014, Donald Trump announced to the world via his Twitter account that Hillary Clinton accused him of wanting to bring guns into… Continue reading

Has Democratic Socialism a Future in American Politics? | Lawrence Wittner

Recently, when 28-year-old Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, an obscure, upfront democratic socialist from the Bronx, easily defeated one of the most powerful U.S. Congressmen in the Democratic… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, July 10

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

  • Jul 10, 2018

Trump’s 76th week in office | In cartoons

Our cartoon cavalcade of the 45th president continues with this look back at Donald J. Trump’s 76th week in the White House. This week’s contributing… Continue reading

Womp, Womp: Racisim in a Cage | Robert C. Koehler

“We offer your love to all of our children …” the Episcopal priest said, her eyes closed in prayer. Some 170 people were gathered around… Continue reading

‘Gangsterism’ or ‘Progress’? Examining North Korea’s Latest Statement on Denuclearization | Mel Gurtov

Most U.S. news reports are suggesting that the North Koreans may be backtracking on their commitment to denuclearization, calling the U.S. position “gangster-like” following the… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Monday, July 9

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

  • Jul 9, 2018

Have You Made These Blunders On A First Date? | Tyrades!

I have done the math. I’m neither bragging nor complaining — just stating the facts: including my initial meeting with my wife, I’ve gone on… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, July 8

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

  • Jul 8, 2018

There Goes the Neighborhood | Blair Bess

I was never a fan of the children’s show “Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood” when I was a kid. My eyes were usually focused on the town… Continue reading

The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty at 50 – Awaiting Good Faith | Robert F. Dodge

Fifty years ago on July 1, 1968 the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) was signed. This landmark nuclear arms control treaty brought the world’s nuclear powers… Continue reading

At Home and Abroad, Trump Abandons Human Rights | Mel Gurtov

In January 1941, with the prospect looming of U.S. involvement in another European war, President Franklin Roosevelt spoke of America’s purpose in the world: to… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, July 7

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

  • Jul 7, 2018

Journalists Aren’t So Different From Our Readers | John L. Micek

If you stay in the news business long enough, you’re inevitably going to run into a reader who has a grievance — sometimes legitimate, sometimes… Continue reading

The Most Anti-Woman President Ever | Laura Finley and Matthew Johnson

It’s hard to imagine a presidential administration that hates women more than the current one. Not only has the President himself faced numerous sexual assault… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Friday, July 6

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

  • Jul 6, 2018