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Jayne: If he’s white, does he get shot?

August 30, 2020, 6:02am Columns

It doesn’t add up. The narrative, the critique, the attempt to distract from the issue at hand. Read story

Other Papers Say: Extend school-lunch waiver

August 30, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Free school lunches provided a lifeline to thousands of Washington families during last spring’s coronavirus chaos. For some children, it was the only food they had some days. Read story

Rivers & Stonier: Civil legal aid a lifeline for low-income families

August 30, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Civil legal aid is one of the most effective tools in the fight against poverty. That’s why it has broad bipartisan support from state legislators like us — and why, in this time of crisis, it is more important than ever. Read story

Pitts: To be African American is to be appraised

August 28, 2020, 6:01am Columns

It comes early in an African-American life. Read story

Saunders: Blaming Trump, giving Dems pass

August 27, 2020, 6:01am Columns

At the Democratic National Convention, Kristin Urquiza essentially accused President Donald Trump of killing her father, Mark, who died of the coronavirus after he went to a karaoke bar with friends. Read story

Westneat: Panicking about wrong things

August 26, 2020, 6:01am Columns

When Amazon announced last week it was adding thousands of jobs — only not in its hometown Seattle — it prompted yet more rounds of freaking out around here. Read story

Ambrose: A convention to remember

August 25, 2020, 6:01am Columns

There he was on TV in front of me, Joe Biden accepting the Democratic nomination for president and outlining the nation’s incredible challenges — COVID-19, a wrecked economy, a search for racial justice and climate change. Then the TV went off and the lights went out. The house and in fact the whole neighborhood just had a blackout. The symbolism was inescapable. Read story

Huppke: Steve Bannon’s arrest on fraud charges shows Trump’s world is an endless con

August 24, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist, has always looked and sounded to me like someone who should be arrested for fleecing rubes. Read story

Harrop: The Importance of John Kasich vs. AOC

August 24, 2020, 6:01am Columns

The Democratic National Convention gave former Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a Republican, four minutes to offer his endorsement of Joe Biden. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, left-wing media star, got only a minute and a half. The Democrats knew what they were doing. Read story

Pitts: How many people would choose whiteness over democracy?

August 24, 2020, 6:01am Columns

“If people were given the choice between democracy and whiteness, how many would choose whiteness?” Read story