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Feb. 29, 2020

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Pitts: The swarming behavior of Sanders’ voters

February 28, 2020, 6:01am Columns

You’d have thought she had thrown Bernie Sanders to his death from a tower of million-dollar bills. Read story

Stevens: Weinstein verdict signals change

February 27, 2020, 6:01am Columns

In the end, none of Harvey Weinstein’s accoutrements were enough. Read story

Camden: Liberty State not going to happen

February 26, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Proponents of the persistent mirage that is the 51st state of Liberty scheduled, and later wisely canceled, a rally on the Capitol steps Friday. Read story

McManus: Trump, Taliban share one goal

February 25, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Last week, after 19 years of war, the United States and the Taliban began what both sides delicately called a seven-day “reduction of violence” in Afghanistan, a trial attempt at a partial truce. If the experiment works, they have set Saturday for a ceremony to sign an agreement that would launch broader peace negotiations. Read story

Pitts: Living in post-integrity America

February 24, 2020, 6:02am Columns

Back during the scandal over his sexual exploitation of a young intern, Bill Clinton was pilloried in this space for his moral defects. Read story

Ambrose: Barr was right, the left was wrong

February 24, 2020, 6:01am Columns

It is a sign of our times that Attorney General William Barr tried to do something right and some illiberal liberals, including not a few in the media, decided that it was wrong on the basis of mindless presidential squawks, factual ignorance and in some cases political opportunity. Read story

Jayne: Shame on county GOP for Shea

February 23, 2020, 6:02am Columns

According to the internet, Colin Powell once said, “A mirror reflects a man’s face, but what he is really like is shown by the kind of friends he chooses.” Which is a bit of a modern take on the proverb that says, “If you lie down with dogs, you get up with fleas.” Read story

Local View: Community must have voice in selecting trustees

February 23, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Clark College is a valuable community resource that provides a variety of education opportunities. As a 24-year faculty member, I am privileged to work at the college, and I care deeply about its mission. Read story

Westneat: Seattle is so far gone on inequality

February 23, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Now that “Parasite” has swept the Oscars, the shocking movie about the class divide between rich and poor in South Korea is sparking conversations about our own gaping income inequality. Read story