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EDITORIAL: Mr. Trump’s LGBT tweets
WashingtonTimes.com / Mon, 14 Aug 2017 21:53:11 -0400

Lawyers are always looking for clients, but — until now — they have to find a client who has actually suffered harm before filing a lawsuit seeking damages for harm. But lawyers for five newly reconstructed women, each identified only as Jane Doe to preserve anonymity, have filed a lawsuit ...


Leading on climate change
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 14 Aug 2017 11:20:00 PDT

With President Donald Trump’s decision to backtrack on climate change — his announced U.S. withdrawal from the Paris climate accord in June representing just the most high-profile element of what has been both a sweeping and ill-considered policy reversal — it’s now up to states and local governments,...


Leading on climate change
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 14 Aug 2017 11:20:00 PDT

With President Donald Trump’s decision to backtrack on climate change — his announced U.S. withdrawal from the Paris climate accord in June representing just the most high-profile element of what has been both a sweeping and ill-considered policy reversal — it’s now up to states and local governments,...


Baltimore’s Confederate monuments must go
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:20:00 PDT

The case for removing Baltimore’s monuments to the Confederate generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson and to Supreme Court Justice Roger B. Taney — author of the infamous Dred Scott decision — has long been clear. Both were products of post-Civil War romanticization of the Confederacy...


Baltimore’s Confederate monuments must go
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:20:00 PDT

The case for removing Baltimore’s monuments to the Confederate generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson and to Supreme Court Justice Roger B. Taney — author of the infamous Dred Scott decision — has long been clear. Both were products of post-Civil War romanticization of the Confederacy...


EDITORIAL: The demographic threat to the West
WashingtonTimes.com / Sun, 13 Aug 2017 18:50:08 -0400

A combination of falling birthrates among the native-born and the influx of hundreds of thousands of Muslim refugees from the Middle East threatens to swamp the indigenous European culture from which America sprang. Preserving the best of the culture will be the responsibility of the emerging generations, and the size ...


EDITORIAL: Waiting for China
WashingtonTimes.com / Sun, 13 Aug 2017 18:50:07 -0400

Everybody talks a good game of peace, goodwill and other good stuff from the sidelines of the noisy war of words between the United States and North Korea, but none of those sideline warriors wants to be seen doing any of the heavy lifting.

"Once a war really happens," says ...


Trump’s failure to condemn
BaltimoreSun.com / Sun, 13 Aug 2017 12:05:00 PDT

“On many sides."

From the comfort of his luxury golf resort in northern New Jersey, the president of the United States cast his eyes toward Charlottesville, Va. after a weekend neo-Nazi rally turned violent — a 20-year-old white man from Ohio, apparently affiliated with Vanguard America, a white...


Trump’s failure to condemn
BaltimoreSun.com / Sun, 13 Aug 2017 12:05:00 PDT

“On many sides."

From the comfort of his luxury golf resort in northern New Jersey, the president of the United States cast his eyes toward Charlottesville, Va. after a weekend neo-Nazi rally turned violent — a 20-year-old white man from Ohio, apparently affiliated with Vanguard America, a white...


We need a State Center plan
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 11 Aug 2017 07:30:00 PDT

Here's the good news: When Gov. Larry Hogan joined Mayor Catherine Pugh for a tour of the State Center office complex in Baltimore, the redevelopment plans for which he killed last year, he unequivocally committed to keeping the more than 3,000 state jobs now located there in the city. He discussed...


We need a State Center plan
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 11 Aug 2017 07:30:00 PDT

Here's the good news: When Gov. Larry Hogan joined Mayor Catherine Pugh for a tour of the State Center office complex in Baltimore, the redevelopment plans for which he killed last year, he unequivocally committed to keeping the more than 3,000 state jobs now located there in the city. He discussed...


Purging voter rolls to suppress turnout
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 11 Aug 2017 06:50:00 PDT

Last week, the U.S. Solicitor General took the unusual step of reinterpreting a 24-year-old federal statute specifically designed to convenience voting in order to switch sides in a pending Supreme Court case that centers on Ohio’s aggressive purging of voter rolls. The Trump Justice Department...


Purging voter rolls to suppress turnout
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 11 Aug 2017 06:50:00 PDT

Last week, the U.S. Solicitor General took the unusual step of reinterpreting a 24-year-old federal statute specifically designed to convenience voting in order to switch sides in a pending Supreme Court case that centers on Ohio’s aggressive purging of voter rolls. The Trump Justice Department...


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