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Legacies of Vietnam: Let us help the continuing victims of Agent Orange

My husband, a Vietnam vet who was exposed to Agent Orange and died in 2006, dedicated his benefits to aid an affected group that got scant help: people in Vietnam. Now, the U.S. is stepping up, too.
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Brexit extension reflects damaging dysfunction

The West is in an era of neglecting or negating invaluable international institutions.
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'A cycle of fear' imperils press freedom worldwide

Pulitzer Prizes, clarity of Mueller report are antidotes to Reporters Without Borders' chilling annual analysis.
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As the Arctic melts, Russian assertiveness heats up

The West can no longer rely on ice and cold, and Putin knows it.
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Can a disposable culture restore a timeless treasure?

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Trump obstructed justice, and the Mueller report makes it clear

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Moving to impeach Trump would only make him stronger

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Now that the Mueller report is out, the other shoe may drop soon on Trump foes

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Counterpoint: St. Paul officials, don't point fingers at charter schools

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April 18

Safety Around Water: A goal — and legislation — we can all embrace

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