Opinion

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Aug. 19

Today’s cartoon is by Randall Enos, Easton, Connecticut.… Continue reading

  • Aug 19, 2019

 

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, Aug. 18

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

  • Aug 18, 2019

 

32 Seconds to Make the Case for Banning Assault Weapons | John L. Micek

Thirty-two seconds. That’s how long it took for the madman responsible for the carnage in Dayton, Ohio to shoot 26 people, killing nine, including his… Continue reading

 

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Aug. 17

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

  • Aug 17, 2019

Even if Democrats Dump Trump, Theyll Need to Ditch Mitch | Dick Polman

The word in Colorado is that John Hickenlooper is being pressured to quit his futile presidential quest and run for the Senate in 2020. Good.… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Aug. 16

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

  • Aug 16, 2019

Democracy Won’t Die If We Don’t Let It | Lee H. Hamilton

Democracy’s premise is that ordinary citizens can make solid decisions on complex issues. But this basic principle and the structure of laws and practices erected… Continue reading

Racism vs. Public Health | Tom H. Hastings

“Racism is a threat to public health,” says medical professional (Physician Assistant, Preventative Cardiology) Leslie Gregory. Huh? How can racism be a threat to the… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Aug. 15

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

  • Aug 15, 2019

Soft Tissue Racist | Raging Moderate

What a long, hot, lousy stinking summer. We’ve spent so much time sending thoughts and prayers to Gilroy and El Paso and Chicago and Virginia… Continue reading

Many reasons for opposition to hotel | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Regarding the proposed land use for the 80-plus-room hotel amphitheater and conference meeting site, I am totally opposed for the following reasons:… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Aug. 14

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

  • Aug 14, 2019

With Trump, Forget the Teleprompter | John L. Micek

Forget the teleprompter. If you want to know what President Donald Trump really thinks, turn to Twitter. And so it was Tuesday, barely a day… Continue reading

Medicare for All is politically popular | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Medicare for All is overdue. While the current political excitement about shifting to a single-payer healthcare system may seem like a radically… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2019

Things Go As Hoped | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — Whew. Last Tuesday’s primary marked the electoral debut of VoteWa and the sparkling new statewide election management system didn’t crash nor suffer a… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Aug. 13

Today’s cartoon is by Bob Englehart, Middletown, Connecticut.… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2019

Trump’s 132nd week in office | In cartoons

Oh, rats! Sorry, Charlie Brown, but our cartoon chronicle of Donald J. Trump in the White House continues with a look back at Week 132.… Continue reading

America, It Shouldn’t Have To Be This Hard | John L. Micek

We’re at a turning point. Again. We’re again at a moment in our nation’s history where we can decide who we are as a people,… Continue reading

The Best Words | Raging Moderate

Nobody knows what the earliest word used by humans was. The general consensus is the Sumerians developed the first written language around 3500 BC, using… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Aug. 12

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

  • Aug 12, 2019