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Don't bury Independence Party of Minnesota

By MARK JENKINS August 21, 2014, 06:30 PM

Party faces long odds and bigger, better-financed competitors, but it's not down for the count.

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Counterpoint: Racism isn't always the way it is, or was

By Michael Riddle August 21, 2014, 06:30 PM

My youth in Louisiana differed from another recent writer's in Ferguson, Mo.

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On Ferguson, Obama is not 'too cool' but just right

By Charles Lane, The Washington Post. August 21, 2014, 11:14 AM

One thing the country doesn't need right now is more emotion. The president's presidential tone is helpful.

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In death as in life, Foley illuminated world's dark corners

By AN EDITORIAL, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel August 21, 2014, 11:06 AM

Journalist braved the world's most dangerous places, giving his life to increase understanding.

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No patience, no peace in this country

By Editorial, Chicago Tribune August 20, 2014, 06:10 PM

The situation in Ferguson, Mo., screams for us to wait for the facts to come out.

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Counterpoint: Don't expect passion in primary vote

By August 20, 2014, 06:30 PM

What constitutes low or high turnout? It’s not worth speculating unless it’s a general election.

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Save the Northern Long-Eared Bat, but spare the timber industry

By Wayne E. Brandt August 20, 2014, 06:10 PM

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plan to fight a deadly fungus has a seasonal disorder.

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Sorry, Hillary Clinton: Syria was never simple

By Thomas L. Friedman, New York Times August 20, 2014, 06:10 PM

Arming rebels doesn't look any better in hindsight than it did at the time.

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Free Rick Perry!

By An Editorial, Los Angeles Times August 20, 2014, 11:07 AM

Even for Texas, the governor's indictment is lawless, wild west politics.

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A cop's advice: Don't want to get hurt? Just do what I say.

By Sunil Dutta, The Washington Post. August 20, 2014, 11:00 AM

Save your witticims, tantrums and constitutional theories for later. On the street, they increase risks.

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