Dealing with Taliban devil that’s waiting us out
President Trump was right to cancel a secret meeting with leaders of the Taliban and the Afghan government following two bomb attacks by the terrorist group that killed 10 civilians, an American soldier and a Romanian service member in heavily fortified Kabul.
September 10, 2019 – 8:39 am
Slave labor in the modern era
By Mary Jane WilkieThe Baltimore SunThe prospect is appealing: work your own hours, be your own boss, choose your assignments.
September 10, 2019 – 8:38 am
We’re living fable of emperor’s new clothes
If youre going to lie, make it a good one. Meaning, put some effort into it.
September 9, 2019 – 8:00 am
The ongoing tragedy that’s still Sept. 11
By Bridget RooneyTribune News Service Sept. 11, 2001, will always be recognized as a day of tribulation in the United States.
September 9, 2019 – 7:58 am
Protection protocol anything but
In the eight months since the Trump administration began implementing its euphemistically named Migrant Protection Protocols, the government has returned more than 35,000 asylum seekers to Mexico to wait out the slow legal process that will determine whether theyll be allowed to live in the U.
September 6, 2019 – 7:45 am
Stop the mental health data mining of our children
No, no, no. Hell, no! Thats my response to the latest trial balloon floated by the White House to join with Silicon Valley on a creepy program monitoring neurobehavioral signs to (purportedly) prevent gun violence.
September 5, 2019 – 7:42 am
Looking for love in wrong place: The online snake pit
Some scandals reported as shocking are shocking for reasons other than those implied in the coverage.
September 4, 2019 – 7:39 am
When will latest ‘lost’ generation come to its senses?
There are people in every generation who believe the generation following theirs is either going to the dogs or will ruin the country.
September 3, 2019 – 7:39 am
Deficits come home to roost
Last week, the bipartisan Congressional Budget Office updated its estimates for the federal budget deficit.
September 3, 2019 – 7:37 am