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Sep 28 2016 - 12:05am || Comments

The world as seen by cartoonist Steve Breen, The San Diego Union-Tribune.

  • Posted: Sep 28 2016 - 12:05am

    Hillary Clinton confirmed she’s a bit imperious. Donald Trump confirmed the emperor has no clothes.

  • Posted: Sep 28 2016 - 12:05am

    One hundred and fifty-one years after the end of the Civil War, talking about almost any aspect of race relations or slavery still makes many Americans uncomfortable. The lack of an honest discourse on race accounts for much of the polarization in our politics and our inability to form meaningful relationships across racial lines.

  • | Posted: Sep 28 2016 - 12:05am

    Here’s what happens every election cycle: pundits demand that politicians offer the country new ideas. Then, if and when a candidate actually does propose innovative policies, the news media pays little attention, chasing scandals or, all too often, fake scandals instead. Remember the extensive coverage last month, when Hillary Clinton laid out an ambitious mental health agenda? Neither do I.

  • Posted: Sep 28 2016 - 12:05am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Steve Breen, The San Diego Union-Tribune.

  • Posted: Sep 27 2016 - 12:05am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Marshall Ramsey, Creators.com.

  • | Posted: Sep 27 2016 - 12:05am

    We’re believers in free enterprise and the right to start a business, make a product and generate a profit by selling it for more than it costs to produce.

  • Posted: Sep 27 2016 - 12:05am

    Why remember Waitstill and Martha Sharp? Why tell their story? Why even read it? For Yad Vashem, the Israeli national Holocaust memorial, it is a matter of gratitude.

  • Posted: Sep 27 2016 - 12:05am

    With their towering peaks, foaming rivers, deep canyons, austere deserts and verdant forests, national parks offer some of America’s most gratifying escapes. They attracted a record 307 million visitors in 2015, and in this, their centennial year, they are expected to get even more.

  • Posted: Sep 26 2016 - 12:05am

    Since the birth of our nation 240 years ago, America has been held up as a beacon of liberty for the entire world. And while the U.S. is still among the freest countries on Earth, there is evidence this light has dimmed in recent decades.

  • Posted: Sep 26 2016 - 12:05am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Tom Stiglich, Creators.com.

  • Posted: Sep 26 2016 - 12:05am

    Given the concerns about immigration and national security, you might expect the federal government to have the naturalization process locked down tight. Nope. It turns out the process is about as reliable as airport security screening.

  • | Posted: Sep 26 2016 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — Donald Trump supporters might be passionate, but they’re a bit irony-challenged.

  • | Posted: Sep 25 2016 - 12:06am

    AURORA, Colo. — Here on the High Plains, where the deer and the antelope once played, Denver’s suburbs roam toward the Rockies’ front range and the nature of today’s polyglot politics is written in the local congressman’s campaign schedule. One day last week, Republican Mike Coffman went from a Hispanic charter school in a strip mall, to another strip mall for lunch at an Ethiopian restaurant with leaders of the Ethiopian-American community, then to a meeting with the editor of the largest of two Korean-language newspapers serving more than 3,000 Korean-Americans in the metropolitan area.

  • Posted: Sep 25 2016 - 12:06am

    The Big Island as seen by Hawaii Tribune-Herald cartoonist Gary Hoff.

  • | Posted: Sep 25 2016 - 12:06am

    Many cancer patients from Hawaii Island face weeks or months of treatment away from home. At the same time, they often struggle to manage medical bills and other financial burdens. These burdens leave many patients unable to afford travel so they might forgo treatment all together.