Opinion

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, April 29

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

  • Apr 30, 2020

What YouTube Sees in Me | Peter Funt

Many of us are overdosing on YouTube during coronavirus confinement, and we’re used to the fact that, like it our not, we’re being monitored. Things… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2020

Compassion, Empathy, and Charity in the Time of COVID-19 | Wim Laven

My doctorate’s dissertation was on attitudes and perceptions toward forgiveness. I was motivated by a desire to increase the peace in the world in light… Continue reading

Parks foundation gets kudos for fundraising | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We would like to give a big shout out to the Bainbridge Island Parks Foundation and let other Islanders know about a… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2020

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, April 28

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

  • Apr 28, 2020

We need to tear down roadblocks to voting | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Congratulations, Washington state voters, for your high turnout for our Primary Election this year! Before that election I helped hold a banner… Continue reading

  • Apr 27, 2020

Dear Sen. Romney: Call for Trump’s Removal, Now | Rob Okun

“Do what is right; let the consequence follow.” Hymn 237, Church of the Latter Day Saints Dear Sen. Romney, As the lone Republican who made… Continue reading

Join a virtual celebration of Earth Day’s 50th anniversary | Charlotte Larson Freeman

While doing our best to stay safe, and keep others safe, time indoors has become anything but a novelty. For the lucky among us, worry… Continue reading

  • Apr 27, 2020

Trump’s 164th week in office | In cartoons

Here’s our wrap-up of the circus at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue for President Trump’s 164th week in office. This week’s contributing artists: Dario Castillejos, Oaxaca, Mexico… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Monday, April 27

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

  • Apr 27, 2020

Trump’s 163rd week in office | In cartoons

The carnage continues. Here’s a review in toons of Trump’s 163rd week as president. This week’s contributing artists: Bill Day, Tallahassee, Florida Taylor Jones, Politicalcartoons.com… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, April 26

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

  • Apr 26, 2020

Trump’s 162nd week in office | In cartoons

Still more winning. Here’s Trump’s 162nd week in the White House. This week’s contributing artists: Bill Day, Tallahassee, Florida Dave Whamond, Canada, PoliticalCartoons.com Bart van… Continue reading

Six Reasons Why Uncle Joe is Well Positioned to Topple Trump | Dick Polman

Democrats have entered the hand-wringing phase of the election season, fretting about Joe Biden and poised to leap from their windows. I’ve been around this… Continue reading

Trump’s 160th week in office | In cartoons

Our cartoon chronicle continues with a look back at Donald J. Trump’s 160th week as president. This week’s contributing artists: Bart van Leeuwen, PoliticalCartoons.com Arcadio… Continue reading

Trump’s 161st week in office | In cartoons

So many memories. The Donald, still president, 161 weeks into the job. This week’s contributing artists: Arcadio Esquivel, Costa Rica Dave Granlund, PoliticalCartoons.com Bill Day,… Continue reading

How Congress Has Changed | Lee H. Hamilton

If you feel like Congress has become less productive, less functional, and more partisan — you’re right. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how… Continue reading

Trump’s 159th week in office | In cartoons

Our cartoon chronicle of President Trump continues, with a recap of his 159th week at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. This week’s contributing artists: Joep Bertrams, The… Continue reading

Trump’s 158th week in office | In cartoons

Sorry, but we went a little off the rails. Our weekly cartoon chronicle of Donald Trump in the White House got off track a while… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, April 25

Today’s cartoon is by Taylor Jones, Politicalcartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • Apr 25, 2020