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  • Another View: Solving middle-class debt problem

    Of all the burdens weighing on the American middle class, one has grown immensely in recent years: debt. Absent reform, it presents one of the gravest ...
    May 13, 2015 - 10:28 pm
  • Another View: Israel's fragile government

    Having called an early election in an attempt to strengthen his authority, Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu has, in the end, crippled himself ...
    May 12, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • Another View: China must face danger next door

    China is becoming more assertive abroad, taking aggressive measures to enforce its broad maritime claims, founding a new $100 billion Asian infrastruc ...
    May 11, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • Harrop: Getting the sports moguls off our backs

    It was not out of a sense of decency that the National Football League recently let go of its tax-exempt status.
    May 10, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Another View: NSA's worst program finally reined in

    It has long been clear that the National Security Agency’s mass collection of U.S. phone records was intrusive, unpopular and ineffective at preventin ...
    May 10, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Fox: Choosing sides in the war on sugar

    The people at candy-maker Mars Inc. have something to tell you: Stop eating so much sugar!According ...
    May 10, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • DeRugy: Give Baltimore freedom to choose the future it deserves

    The violence in Baltimore has left many wondering what can be done to improve the lives of young Americans growing up in the inner city, where the pat ...
    May 8, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • Another View: Baltimore mayor facing uphill battle

    Since taking office in 2010, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has nudged, coaxed and pushed for reforms in her city’s police department; at be ...
    May 7, 2015 - 10:26 pm
  • Ponnuru: Do politicians have a sell-by date?

    Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, Barack Obama: We’ve had three back-to-back, two-term presidencies for the first time since the 1820s. Each of these men ...
    May 6, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Another view: Huckabee: The down-home GOP candidate

    Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee entered the GOP presidential race Tuesday.Although he’s not viewe ...
    May 6, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Another View: Putin's revisionism on Western aid efforts

    President Vladimir Putin recently was interviewed for a fawning Russian TV documentary on his decade and a half in power. Putin expressed the view tha ...
    May 5, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • Barone: Clinton defenders advance an unpersuasive argument

    Some of Hillary Clinton’s defenders have taken to saying that voters shouldn’t pay attention to the latest Clinton scandals – the gushing of often und ...
    May 4, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • Another View: The last mile for polio

    Pakistan now stands as the main barrier to the global elimination of wild poliovirus. In two other countries where it is endemic, things are going wel ...
    May 4, 2015 - 11:02 pm
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