Opinion

Listen: Brexit roils European – and American – politics

Britain's vote to leave the European Union was just one of several events shaping politics at home and abroad. Hear the "Playing Politics" analysis from writers D.J. Tice and Patricia Lopez with host John Rash.
Editorial

Global response is needed after Istanbul airport massacre

Build and strengthen alliances to combat terrorism.
Editorial

Minnesota Supreme Court is strengthened by diversity

With new appointment, 'Dayton court' will soon have a female majority.
Commentary

The Somme at 100: Trench battle showed war's terrible learning curve

Despite the carnage, British learned from their mistakes and adapted tactics that would help Allies win in 1918.
Commentary

After the Baltimore riots, signs of positive change

After the smoke cleared, businesses offered new training and jobs; police changed tactics, and the city gained fresh leadership.
Commentary

Counterpoint: Raising the state's minimum wage will hurt those it aims to help

Editorial

A high court win for affirmative action in higher education

Commentary

Priorities for the St. Paul schools after a shake-up: What we want from our leaders

Editorial

What we've learned from the Benghazi investigations

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Britain’s vote to leave the European Union was just one of several events shaping politics at home and abroad. Hear the “Playing Politics” analysis from writers D.J. Tice and Patricia Lopez with host John Rash.
Commentary
June 28

Justice Anthony Kennedy's surprisingly open mind

Editorial
June 28

Minnesota Supreme Court is strengthened by diversity

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Local initiatives can be lauded, but funding is inadequate to support Somali community.
Letters
June 28

Readers Write (June 29): Twin Cities transit, guns, civil disobedience, soccer

Commentary
June 28

$15-an-hour minimum wage: First Minneapolis, then statewide

Steve Sack
June 28

Sack cartoon: Brexit, second thoughts

Commentary
June 28

Lessons learned on Benghazi, but not by investigators

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Commentary
June 28

How Ruth Bader Ginsburg just won the next abortion fight

Editorial
June 28

Supreme Court ruling derails deceptive attack on women's health