Richard Cohen: Nixon's racist policies live on

Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014
Richard Nixon is not having an easy time of late.

Linda Chavez: Stop fear-mongering about influx of immigrant children

Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014
The good news at the U.S. border with Mexico is that the flood of children from Central America crossing illegally, now totaling nearly 60,000, has slowed

David Harsanyi: John Kerry's diplomacy causing bigger problems in Gaza

Monday, Aug. 4, 2014
Let's concede for a moment that most of us don't believe the United States should be taking sides in conflicts abroad

George Will: Dems favor gender over progressiveness in 2016 race

Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014
If Ohio's senior senator were named Sharon Brown instead of Sherrod Brown, progressives would have a plausible political pin-up and a serious alternative to the tawdry boredom of Hillary Clinton's joyless plod toward her party's presidential nomination

Simple questions demand serious answers on oil transport issue

Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014
Sometimes grownups just don’t get it. While it’s an advantage to have a sense of history when judging events, that set of prejudices can often filter common sense out of the equation.

EU carbon legislation has had unintended consequences

Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014
As the European Union continues its drive toward reducing its carbon footprint by closing coal plants and substituting biomass (wood chips/pellets) and other renewables, the impact is being felt in the United States.

The Central American children: Isn't it OK to help just a little?

Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014
Is it really an “invasion” when 50,000 Central American minors cross our nearly 2,000 mile-long southern borders over a six- or seven-month period?

E.J. Dionne: GOP painting itself into a corner over impeachment

Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014
If you attack the president repeatedly for law-breaking, executive overreach and deceiving the public and Congress, do you have an obligation to impeach him?

Susan Estrich: Still struggling with feelings toward the death penalty

Friday, Aug. 1, 2014
I will readily admit that I have been all over the map when it comes to the death penalty.

Charles Krauthammer: A president must act, not just wait for history to happen

Thursday, July 31, 2014
The president's demeanor is worrying a lot of people.

Froma Harrop: Pass Senate's immigration bill

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
The numbers are small for a large country like this, but the alarm is big over the influx of Central American children coming over the southern border.

David Sirota: Big business fights cheaper, faster Internet

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
The business lobby often demands that government get out of the way of private corporations, so that competition can flourish and high-quality services can be efficiently delivered to as many consumers as possible

Joe Conason: Republicans content to obstruct

Monday, July 28, 2014
Listening to Republicans in Washington (and Texas and Arizona) scream about the "crisis" of migrant children arriving from Central America on our southern border, it is puzzling to realize they don't actually want to do anything to solve the problem.

George Will: Experience is just what doctor ordered

Sunday, July 27, 2014
PORTLAND, Ore. -- "Are you kidding?" This is Monica Wehby's amiable response to people who wonder whether she will be able to bear the pressures of office if she wins her race as a Republican Senate candidate

David Harsanyi: Are we really underpaying our teachers?

Saturday, July 26, 2014
A teacher in South Dakota with a bachelor's degree and 10 years of experience earns $33,600 per year, which is less than the average auto repair worker

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