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August 24, 2017 RSS feed / Opinion

Should Frank Rizzo statue stay or go?

(AP) –– One of the more powerful and primal images is that of a toppling statue. The fallen statues of Saddam Hussein, Josef Stalin, and even King George III have served as potent signals of regime change.  More...

U.S. Navy hinders ships sailing in Asian waters

(AP) –– The U.S. Navy, which likes to claim its presence can help safeguard “freedom of navigation” in the South China Sea, is proving to be an increasing hindrance to ships sailing in Asian waters.  More...

Eclipse breaks boundaries

(AP) –– For a few hours on Monday, Aug. 21, divisions faded across the country as the sun dimmed, was blotted out in some areas, then returned.  More...

Let’s erect monuments to best among us

WASHINGTON –– In the mid-’90s, after the Soviet Union collapsed, I went to an old park in Moscow where the Russians had deposited pieces of the monuments of the “great” communist leaders that had been knocked down.  More...

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