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Pitts: AOC, the hornet’s nest Republicans can’t stop poking

July 31, 2020, 6:01am Columns

She was a teacher in Michigan. Read story

Ambrose: Time to heed the John Lewis example

July 30, 2020, 6:01am Columns

John Lewis, at the age of 80, has died, and one result is remembrances of his life, his courage, his Christian faith, his sacrifices and his dedication to nonviolence as one of the foremost civil rights leaders of the 20th and 21st centuries. Peace and love resided in his heart, it is said, and the Black Lives Matter protesters should listen, should forsake arson, vandalism, theft, injuring others, spreading ruin… Read story

Camden: As election nears, politics heat up

July 29, 2020, 6:01am Columns

With the Aug. 4 primary approaching, mailboxes are filling with all manner of campaign materials. Read story

Westneat: Polls show police reform possible

July 28, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Despite all the heat and misunderstanding about it, there’s still a possible path in Seattle, and maybe even outside the city, to “defunding the police.” Read story

Allen: Given the role they serve for so many kids, public schools should reopen

July 27, 2020, 6:05am Columns

Lots of questions have been raised in the often contentious discussion over if, when and how to reopen schools in the fall. Read story

Pitts: Donald Trump knows how to put on a show

July 27, 2020, 6:01am Columns

We are watching a show. It’s important to keep that in mind. Read story

Jayne: Change Native mascots? Yes!

July 26, 2020, 6:02am Columns

As changes go during this era of racial sensitivity, this seems like an easy one to make. Read story

Harrop: Most in U.S. will line up for vaccine

July 26, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Will there be a vaccine against coronavirus? Eventually, we pray. But in this age of unreason, undue attention is already being paid to those who may refuse protection against this often-fatal disease. Read story

Local View: Find reliable election information online

July 26, 2020, 6:01am Columns

COVID-19 has upended our lives in many ways, changing with whom we regularly socialize, where we dine and how we shop. We stay home more, watch television more and, ideally, read more. Read story

McFeatters: Signs of authoritarianism

July 26, 2020, 6:01am Columns

You probably are asking yourself, about now, “What are 15 signs my country is sliding into authoritarianism?” Read story