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Letters
July 5
President Joe Biden departs a Medal of Honor ceremony at the White House on July 3.

Readers Write: Joe Biden's abilities, medical marijuana

Face it: Biden can't do this.
Editorial
July 5
Project for Pride in Living is building a new 110-unit apartment building off Lake Street to replace a Wells Fargo bank that burned down in the civil

A supply surge for affordable housing

New options open or in the works, along with funding, will make a dent in the Twin Cities area's imbalance. Keep it up.
Our Columnists
July 5
The African “diaspora community in Minnesota is significant in part because of the way the state of Minnesota treats them,” said Molly Phee, the U

State Department envoy displays diaspora diplomacy

To find out what's going on abroad, it's often best to seek insight from regular people, she says.
Simon Adams
July 5
Venezuela migrant Naiber Zerpa holds her son Mathias Marquez last month as they arrive at a temporary camp in Panama after walking across the Darién

Southern border is a humanitarian catastrophe

Seeking asylum is not a lifestyle choice. It is an act of desperation.
Bill Bramhall
July 5
Editorial cartoon: Bill Bramhall on Democratic momentum

Editorial cartoon: Bill Bramhall on Democratic momentum

Joseph Mello
July 5
In this Jan. 6, 2018, file photo, an employee stocks cannabis at a store shortly before its first day of recreational marijuana sales in San Francisco

Nationally, legal weed is a successful yet disappointing social movement

One of the most stubborn challenges: racial equity.
Letters
July 4
President Joe Biden walks off the debate stage with First Lady Jill Biden on June 27 in Atlanta.

Readers Write: The presidential race

If Biden's so adept, prove it.
the Editorial Board of the Las Vegas Review-Journal
July 4
The Supreme Court building on June 27, 2024, in Washington.

A middle ground on presidential immunity

It's still true that no president is above the law.
Trudy Rubin
July 4
Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskyy: “It is impossible to help Ukraine with one hand and shake Putin’s hand with the other. It will not work."

Zelenskyy lays out how Ukraine can win …

… if the West loses its fear of Putin.
Editorial
July 4
Law change grants older adoptees clarity

Law change grants older adoptees clarity

As of July 1, those adopted before 1982 in Minnesota can access their original birth certificate.
Peter Kuper
July 3
Editorial cartoon: Peter Kuper on single-use plastics

Editorial cartoon: Peter Kuper on single-use plastics

Harry Litman
July 3
President Donald Trump greets the crowd at the "Stop The Steal" Rally on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington, D.C.

Can Donald Trump still be tried for Jan. 6?

What is theoretically and practically possible after the Supreme Court's immunity ruling are different things.
Dick Schwartz
July 3
“Any day is made better when I’m delayed at a train crossing,” writes Dick Schwartz.

Riding the rails of July 4 memories

The night train to Chicago takes a sidetrack through a neighborhood bully's territory.
Letters
July 3
People watch the debate between Donald Trump and President Joe Biden in San Francisco on June 27.

Readers Write: The ultimate Fourth of July present, the debate, presidential immunity

What I want for our birthday: a double goodbye.
Editorial
July 3
We still have a democracy to sustain

We still have a democracy to sustain

On July 4th — as on any day — look back for understanding and ahead with determination.

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