Commentary

Privacy in the digital age: Coming to terms with Big Brother

Events lead to U.S., European divergence on balance between security and privacy.
Editorial

Graduating from college in an era of guarded optimism

There are more high-skill jobs for college grads, but not enough.
Commentary

'Low-level' crimes hurt Minneapolis neighborhoods

Lurking and spitting laws need enforcing — not repealing.
Commentary

Special session is a fitting end for the unproductive 2015 Legislature

Once again, state lawmakers failed to get work done on time and in public view.
Commentary

Laws need to fit old doctrine to today's technology

Commentary

Young people explain (and ponder) their generation

Commentary

Young writers: Maybe we're spoiled, but don't criticize until we've grown up

Commentary

Young writers: Social media dangers for younger kids

More Opinion

Commentary
May 29
Soon, almost every doctor in the Twin Cities will work for one of thre...

America's docs are already sick of Obamacare requirements

Letters
May 28

Readers Write (May 29): Driver's license enforcement, PedalPubs, sacrifice in war, Good Samaritans and safety, dandelions

Editorial
May 28

Iran's latest lie puts Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian on trial

Editorial
May 28

'The boy they couldn't save' tragedy spurred key laws, but implementation is real test

Four-part Opinion series: Separate and Unequal
Opinion Four-part Opinion series: Separate and Unequal
updated 20 hours 37 mins. ago
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.
Commentary
May 28

Young writers: Teen hookup culture erodes respect

Commentary
May 28

Hillary Clinton's high court litmus test shows what's gone wrong with politics

Editorial
May 28

Legislative gains for mental health, nursing home care in Minnesota

Commentary
May 28

Counterpoint: Minneapolis school suspensions actually down over the longer haul

Opinion
May 27

Sack cartoon: Islamic State strategy

Commentary
May 27

'Bin Laden's Bookshelf' doesn't tell the whole story

Commentary
May 27

Free-trade pact could work if U.S. lays a solid foundation

Letters
May 27

Readers Write: (May 28): Pedal pubs, Loring Park, World War II, assisted suicide, being bike-friendly, Washington County and transit, Minnesota Orchestra in Cuba, polarization

Commentary
May 27

Rand Paul's vision seems headed for obscurity

Commentary
May 27

Conditions in the Middle East have never been this bad

Editorial
May 26

Slow down Minnesota Legislature's '11th-hour express'

About Opinion
The Opinion section is produced by the Editorial Department to foster discussion about key issues. The Editorial Board represents the institutional voice of the Star Tribune and operates independently of the newsroom.
Meet the Opinion Columnists