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Stop playing games with election security

Minnesota lawmakers need to free up federal funds to safeguard voting after 2016 meddling.
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Easter carnage in Sri Lanka was horrific but, tragically, not shocking

Attacks on Christians on major holy days have happened alarmingly often.
Opinion Exchange

Supreme Court's Janus ruling should apply to union members, too

Dues deduction should be cleared with those who were in public unions at the time of the ruling.
Opinion Exchange

Which foreign powers will meddle in the 2020 election?

This time, our enemies may sit it out. But our 'allies' have a lot at stake.
Opinion Exchange

Counterpoint: Solve problems? Sure, but get at the root causes, not just the symptoms

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It's hard to know what Kate Smith was thinking in the 1930s

Editorial

Minnesota's disgraceful do-nothing session on measles vaccine

Opinion Exchange

Politics and culture: 35 questions about when and how we became the way we are

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