By Leonard Pitts November 17, 2014 6 a.m.
Last week, I spent a day at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, where some students and I talked about protest.
By Leonard Pitts November 10, 2014 6 a.m.
The first time he said it was 10 years ago.
By Leonard Pitts November 3, 2014 6 a.m.
You can't handle the truth.
By Leonard Pitts October 13, 2014 6 a.m.
Last week, a federal judge told us what we already knew.
By Leonard Pitts October 6, 2014 6 a.m.
Let us give Sean Groubert every benefit of the doubt.
By Leonard Pitts September 29, 2014 6 a.m.
This is a tale of two countries.
By Leonard Pitts September 22, 2014 6 a.m.
My mother was a child abuser. I was, too. In fact, growing up, pretty much every parent I knew abused their kids.
By Leonard Pitts September 15, 2014 6 a.m.
If. Two letters long, it is arguably the most fruitless word in the English language, an evocation of paths not taken, possibilities foreclosed, regrets stacked high — and it lies like a pall of smoke over President Obama's Wednesday-night announcement that this country is returning to war, albeit with airstrikes only, in a place we just left behind in 2011 after spending almost nine years, over a trillion dollars, and 4,425 lives.
By Leonard Pitts September 8, 2014 6 a.m.
I have a question for my Republican friends. Yes, that sounds like the setup for a smackdown, but though the question is pointed, it is also in earnest. I'd seriously like to know:
By Leonard Pitts September 1, 2014 6 a.m.
Sometimes you read a sentence and you think to yourself: Only here, only us.