Commentary

What went wrong, what went right at the Capitol

Assessing the 2015 Minnesota Legislative session (so far).
Editorial

Twin Cities mayors have lofty goals, but can plans deliver on disparities?

Efforts to help children and young men deserve community support.
Commentary

DFL: Top 10 missed opportunities in 2015 Legislature

From oil trains to kids, it's no laughing matter.
Commentary

GOP: Education veto overshadows successes of 2015 Legislature

Assessing the results (so far).
Commentary

As U.S. negotiates, Putin likely thinks he's in control

Commentary

With fall of Ramadi, Obama has turned victory into defeat in Iraq

Commentary

What makes Waco be, well, 'Waco'?

Commentary

Sure, free trade is fair — if you're an investor

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Universal school readiness requires universal access

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Readers Write (May 22): Minneapolis' North Side post-storm, plus: big businesses, small businesses, Memorial Day, college graduation, extreme sports, bringing up race

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Sack cartoon: Jeb's Sisyphean task

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Put Minnesota water quality first by vetoing bill

Four-part Opinion series: Separate and Unequal
Opinion Four-part Opinion series: Separate and Unequal
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Separate and Unequal, a four-part series that will be published on consecutive Sundays, was reported and written by editorial writer Jill Burcum, with input from the Star Tribune Editorial Board. News photographer David Joles, who traveled with Burcum to northern Minnesota and South Dakota, shot the photos.
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Good news on city parks and population growth

Commentary
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Browsing Osama bin Laden's summer reading list

Opinion
May 20

Sack cartoon: Texas

Commentary
May 20

U.S. finally clamps down on militarized police

Commentary
May 20

Counterpoint: Southeastern Minnesota feedlot permitting complaint overstates the case

Commentary
May 20

Editorial counterpoint: Interpretation of poll data was a stretch

Letters
May 20

Readers Write (May 21): Hillary Clinton, plus: Minnesota legislative direction on health care, transportation, the environment

Editorial
May 20

Pros, cons in proposed Minneapolis school budget model

Commentary
May 20

Watch the death penalty wither away

Commentary
May 20

More questions for Hillary Clinton, now that she's talking

Editorial
May 19

Minnesota lawmakers hit deadline with too much undone

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