U.S. should heed hard lessons of 'Brexit'

U.S. should heed hard lessons of 'Brexit'

Rhetoric without policy plans can create political and economic chaos.

Global response is needed after Istanbul airport massacre

June 29
Build and strengthen alliances to combat terrorism.

A high court win for affirmative action in higher education

June 29
SCOTUS ruling in Texas case says race can be used in admissions process.
Editorial
June 28

Minnesota Supreme Court is strengthened by diversity

With new appointment, 'Dayton court' will soon have a female majority.
Editorial
June 28

What we've learned from the Benghazi investigations

For one, diplomatic outposts in high-risk regions need adequate security.
Editorial
June 28

Supreme Court ruling derails deceptive attack on women's health

U.S. Supreme Court shuts down backdoor attempt to restrict abortions.
Editorial
June 27

Supreme Court sends a strong signal on limits of gun rights

Those convicted of reckless domestic violence should not own firearms.
Editorial
June 27

Rapid buses give Twin Cities transit a boost

New A Line represents progress, but system needs more investment.
Editorial
June 24

Here's a way to save the legislative session

State officials should want to keep control of employment rules.
Editorial
June 24

Lamentable Brexit poses global challenge

Globalism's challenges are best met by reforming, not rejecting, alliances.
Editorial
June 23

U.S. House sit-in reflects new momentum for reasonable gun laws

Failure of modest Senate bill is a setback, but there's reason for optimism.
Editorial
June 22

It's time to get serious about social media, terrorism

The U.S. needs national and international strategies that effectively balance security and free speech.
Editorial
June 21

Silva's ouster is costly and risky for St. Paul schools

Now it's up to change-driven board to prove it has a better plan for district.
Editorial
June 20

A wasteful Minnesota tax break on military pensions

One can appreciate the sacrifices of vets but still question new state policy.
Editorial
June 17

World must not retreat from global migration crisis

Governments, international institutions and individuals all must lead.
Editorial
June 17

Gun violence in America: We're all responsible

Too many life-loving Americans have failed to do their part.
Editorial
June 17

Minnesota Legislature stepped up to address glaring disparities

If successful, grants should help boost the state's economy and benefit all.
Editorial
June 16

Federal tax credits are misused on costly artist lofts in Twin Cities

Affordable housing programs shouldn't add to racial inequities.
Editorial
June 15

Pick up the pace of legislative talks in Minnesota

Transit governance improvements can wait until 2017.
Editorial
June 14

SCSU president's death is felt in St. Cloud and beyond

Earl Potter built town-and-gown ties that helped central Minnesota.
Editorial
June 14

New St. Paul police chief stresses building ties with diverse communities

Todd Axtell is a good fit for what the Police Department needs now.
Editorial
June 13

Unity — and honesty — needed in Orlando's wake

America must confront hard truths and appeal to timeless values.
Editorial
June 13

Once again, a terrorized nation grieves mass murder

Americans must respond to Florida attack with unity in the face of hate.