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Bernie Sanders: Here's what we want

As we head toward the Democratic National Convention, I often hear the question, "What does Bernie want?" Wrong question. The right question is what the 12 million Americans who voted for a political revolution want.

Froma Harrop: Britains right to fear impact of EU exit

It’s not all about money

Richard Cohen: In backing Trump, McCain strays from his principles

My heroes are not necessarily people of great ability

E.J. Dionne: Is America’s powerful gun lobby finally cornered?

A political crisis is usually preceded by an intellectual and moral crisis

Charles Krauthammer: Big surprise, Republicans. Trump is running as ...Trump

Barry Goldwater declared that “extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice,”

George Will: Purdue University has the president America needs

Perdue's president should be America's

Validation for a gender

Don't let feelings about Clinton overlook significance of her achievement

DA Bob Carney op-ed on why releasing videos is wrong

DA Bob Carney op-ed on why releasing videos is wrong

My answer is that they have been remarkably effective in providing useful leads and solving crimes in countless cases.

David Harsanyi: Government’s ‘War On Salt’ is bad policy, bad science

Center for Science once sued the FDA for refusing to regulate Americans’ salt intake

Linda Chavez: President Trump: A threat to Constitution

Hillary Clinton had a bad week

School music program owes much to ‘transformer’

Heroes, men and women who inspire us to do brave and noble things, make our world a better place.

Air travel today is both a benefit and an affliction

Have you had the pleasure of flying lately?

Susan Estrich: California vote counts for nothing. Again

I got my absentee ballot in the mail: We have an election next Tuesday

Charles Krauthammer: Obama's approach to foreign policy pointing us in circles

How do you distinguish a foreign policy "idealist" from a "realist," an optimist from a pessimist?

David Harsanyi: Donald Trump's secret weapon is Hillary Clinton

These days, there's a lot of excitement in Trumpland

George Will: Britain gets ready to declare independence from EU

Campaign to end Britain's membership in the European Union

In NY, give terminally ill the right to seek aid in dying

In New York state, if you are suffering from a painful terminal illness and want to die peacefully, you can’t.

Gail Collins: For travelers' sakes, it's time to rein in airline charges

Summer is upon us, and we are facing important travel decisions

Susan Estrich: Numbers don’t add up to a Sanders win

Math was my best subject, until I was the only girl on the math team

Froma Harrop: The cure for expensive cities: Moving vans

A funny thing didn’t happen on the way to the digital revolution

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