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The $1.7 trillion military goof that could have paid for Biden's infrastructure plan
Consider how U.S. wastes billions on weapon systems that are ineffective, often not even needed.
Real reason for border crisis, as viewed by a former U.S. ambassador to Mexico
American employers are not held to account for willingness to hire millions of unauthorized immigrants.
Homeowners who rent land need a chance to buy it
It would take away the fear of losing your home overnight.
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Biden and his trillions
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The dating game: You had me at 'clean record'
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Restore humane shield to juvenile criminal records
The current law has lifelong consequences.
Face facts: The U campus is no longer safe at night
A deadly shooting on the University of Minnesota campus underlines the increasing, and potentially deadly, threat facing students.
Wrongheaded efforts target transgender student-athletes
The political grandstanding distracts from real issues in women's sports.
Kelly Moller and Marion O’Neill
Sexual assault law reform is even more urgent
The recent Minnesota Supreme Court ruling is an example of victim blaming, which permeates our culture. It's time for that to change.
Scenes from a trial over a horror we wish we didn't have to dwell on
Witnesses to George Floyd's killing couldn't save his life, but their testimony ensures his death was not in vain.
Larry Garber and Kevin Johnson for the Fulcrum
Hyperbole aside, Georgia's new rules go against global principles for election fairness
Though consequences may not be as dire as many claim, this is still a step backward.
America has a ruling class, whether those who are in it admit it or not
An outsider pose is often disingenuous, but our culture practically demands it. We should focus instead on results.
Response to Capitol attack must follow the rule of law
Those arrested must be given due process as they answer for their actions.
Mike Ervin, Progressive Media Project (TNS)
Poking fun at presidential pratfalls insults the disabled
Respect doesn't come from how one walks.
The states, not Congress, should make voting rules
If federal lawmakers force their progressive will on the people, confidence in elections will plummet.
Dave Anderson, Fulcrum (TNS)
Pols are projecting polarization on the people
Citizens' binary natures come out during voting season, but once it ends, people tend to drop their polarized postures.
Regarding 2024, Biden says he's a 'respecter of fate.' We all should be.
Over and over, in the big realms and in our personal lives, it outwits predictions and expectations.
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We must outlaw white supremacy in law enforcement
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