Margaret Krome: Fear-mongering about new Clean Water Rule isn't credible

Some ag groups are disingenuous in their outcry over the EPA's effort to clarify which waters are protected by the Clean Water Act. 

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E.J. Dionne Jr.: A week in which history accelerated

This week will be remembered as a stunning moment when our institutions converged to accelerate our long, steady movement toward an ever more inclusive equality.

June 29, 2015 2:00 pm


Arno Michaelis: How you become a white supremacist and how you rise above it

If we seek to see Dylann Roof suffer, we are perpetuating the harm he has done and diminishing our own ability to bring love to the world.

14 hours ago

Ishaan Tharoor: Roberts cited four cultures in his dissent on gay marriage. Here's what he didn't mention.

It's not quite clear why Roberts decided to implicate four cultures in his opposition to the legalizing of gay marriage. But here's why they a…

21 hours ago

David Swanson: Human experimentation is a CIA habit

Congress has busily re-banned torture a number of times in recent years. Now it must drop that charade and instead demand that the attorney ge…

June 29, 2015 10:30 am

Brad Hirschfield: I don't perform gay marriages, but I celebrate the Supreme Court decision

The decision defends traditional marriage at least as much as it redefines it.

June 28, 2015 2:00 pm

John LaForge: 'No boots on the ground' and other fairy tales

The White House's repeated assurances that it would not add “boots on the ground” to wars in Iraq, Syria, Yemen, etc., are bogus. 

June 28, 2015 4:30 am

Mike McCabe: Means testing is a self-defeating liberal impulse

We must resist impulses like means testing that make government programs vulnerable to divide-and-conquer tactics.

June 28, 2015 4:30 am

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State Debate: Dem legislator wants to know what state GOP has against Milwaukee

State Debate: Dem legislator wants to know what state GOP has against Milwaukee

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