Politics


Farewell, Steve Bannon | Mel Gurtov

Steve Bannon’s rise to fame and (some) power was at least as…

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

Charlottesville and the South’s Complicated Relationship With Its Past | John L. Micek

ATHENS, Ga. - All that’s left of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church is…

Hateful Haters Hating Hate | Will Durst

Someone please tell the radical left to stop getting their panties in…

CEOs to Trump: You’re Bad for Business | Dick Polman

It’s not often — actually, it’s never happened before — that a…

Nine Presidents | Lee H. Hamilton

One reason I consider myself fortunate to have led a life in…

  • Aug 17th, 2017

The Poison of White Supremacist Masculinity | Rob Okun

Like our slaveholding first president — not our current one — I…

  • Aug 17th, 2017

Should I Go To That Neo-Nazi Rally To Fight Back? | Stephanie Van Hook and Michael Nagler

When we hear that the Neo-Nazi movement is coming to our town,…

  • Aug 17th, 2017

Thermonuclear Chicken | Raging Moderate

Time to dig a bomb shelter. Stockpile some Kool-Aid. Nibble some Tootsie…

You Can’t Be An American And Fly The Confederate Flag | John L. Micek

OUTSIDE WINCHESTER, Va. - We were driving up Interstate 81 last Sunday…

Trump’s 30th week in office | In cartoons

From many hours of anxiety to the defining moment of the Trump…

Colonial Williamsburg More Important Than Ever | John L. Micek

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - It’s a rainy and humid afternoon in mid-August and…

Still Waiting for Trump to Tweet About Mosque Bombing | Dick Polman

An improvised explosive device was thrown the window of a mosque in…

Gov. Inslee on Charlottesville attack: ‘We will not tolerate hate in any form’

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee condemned the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia as an…

  • Aug 13th, 2017

Domestic concerns dominate Kilmer’s town hall meeting

POULSBO — Issues close to home — health care, jobs, climate and…

Trump’s 29th week in office | In cartoons

Ten-hut! Make a hole: Here comes General John Kelly to get things…

Hope this Hiroshima Day | Robert F. Dodge

Finally, 72 years after the U.S. dropped the first atomic bombs on…

  • Aug 9th, 2017

Americans are Proud to be Getting Dumber | John L. Micek

A North Carolina man walks into a popular Washington, D.C. pizzeria and…

Now | Tom H. Hastings

We have been living with nuclear weapons for 72 years, so that…

  • Aug 7th, 2017

Deets, Fetterly advance in Bainbridge council race

Here’s one thing both candidates agree on: It’s a different race now.…

Discrimination on Many Levels| Peter Funt

“Ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.”…

  • Aug 5th, 2017