Arrow-right Camera

Tags


Everything tagged


Sort by:

Stories tagged: opinion


Michael Ramirez

Cartoon for October 8.


Jim Morin

Cartoon for October 8.


Joe Heller

Cartoon for October 8.


David Von Drehle: I’m all Kavanaughed out. So let’s talk about baseball.

I’m all Kavanaughed out. I hope some good will come of these past few weeks. Perhaps American men now have a better understanding of how common and how damaging sexual …


Trudi Inslee and Jim Theofelis: Spokane County commits to ending youth homelessness by 2022

At this moment, there are 13,000 to 15,000 unaccompanied youths and young adults who are experiencing homelessness in Washington state.


Colbert I. King: Stepping out of the shadows of my depression

I don’t know much about Jason Kander, except what I read about him in the news. A former Army intelligence officer and Afghanistan veteran. First millennial to win a statewide …


Joe Heller

Cartoon for October 7.


Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s new, tantalizing claim about Kavanaugh shows what utter madness this is

What is utterly crazy here is that we have no way of evaluating any claims made about the FBI investigation into claims against Brett Kavanaugh either way, because we are …


Mark A. Perry: The Brett Kavanaugh I know

The Brett Kavanaugh I’ve known since 1991 is a good and decent man, a principled and disciplined jurist, and a rigorous and careful thinker. His nomination reflects the unparalleled record …


Clay Bennett

Cartoon for October 6.


Tom Toles

Cartoon for October 6.


Max Boot: Kavanaugh’s confirmation is a mindless exercise in party loyalty - and we’re all the losers

The swing votes in the Senate on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation – Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Joe Manchin III, D-W.Va. – …


Fareed Zakaria: The real victim of the Kavanaugh mess

The most consequential casualty of the recent confirmation battle is not Christine Blasey Ford or Brett Kavanaugh. It is the Supreme Court and, thus, American democracy.


Tom Toles

Cartoon for October 5.


Michael Gerson: Evangelicals need a higher call than street fighting

Baptists tend to be teetotalers, but some obviously make an exception for the potent Kool-Aid they serve at the White House. It has produced (metaphorically) a different kind of belligerent …


Gonzaga University: Join us for discussion on school safety

It seems that each day we read, hear or otherwise learn about some type of violence that has taken place in our nation’s K-12 schools, colleges and universities. Sometimes it …


Joe Heller

Cartoon for October 4.


Joe Heller

Cartoon for October 4.


Grizzly protection plan falls far short

The judge has ruled. The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service has once again violated federal law in phase one of its headlong rush to remove Endangered Species Act protection (delisting) …


Max Boot: Trump creates crises, then claims credit for solving them

President Donald Trump’s specialty is to create crises and then claim credit for solving them. Last year, for example, he ratcheted up the rhetoric against Kim Jong Un – aka …


Lisa Benson

Cartoon for October 3.


Jeff Danziger

Cartoon for October 2.


Mary Cullinan and Dante Tyler: Students, your votes are crucial

Probably the most significant reason we hear from students who don’t vote is that their vote doesn’t matter. Students, we’re here to tell you that your vote is crucial. In …


UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 4, 2018, 6:19 p.m.

Guillermo Rogel: Only by raising our voices will we be heard

Marches. TV spots. Strongly-worded letters. Washingtonians have never been shy about making our voices heard when it comes to big decisions for our state. An engaged and opinionated citizenry are …


Trudy Rubin: A UPenn conference shows where Democratic and GOP visions of global order could meet

It was a heavy-duty week for introspection about America’s painful internal divisions. The Kavanaugh hearing laid bare the ugly political partisanship that threatens the reputation of the U.S. Supreme Court.


Michael Ramirez

Cartoon for October 1.


Clay Bennett

Cartoon for October 1.


Lisa Benson

Cartoon for October 1.


Tom Toles

Cartoon for October 1.


Leonard Pitts Jr.: The Republicans put on quite a show

Give the Republicans credit: They worked hard to create the appearance of enlightened compassion. Meaning, of course, Thursday’s Senate Judiciary Committee hearing into claims by psychology professor Dr. Christine Blasey …