editorial

What others say: Expelling Russian diplomats balances earlier faux pas

The Trump administration deserves credit for expelling 60 Russian diplomats (spies, actually, claimed the White House) and for closing the Russian consulate in Seattle, which... Read more

What others say: Steel tariffs a bad move for economy

As federal trade policy shifts and wobbles toward a somewhat uncertain endgame, one thing remains crystal clear: Today’s smart trade pacts have unquestionably benefited this... Read more

What others say: You have the right to know what your government is doing

Government secrecy often breeds corruption within and mistrust from the public. But of course, this is America, and we have laws protecting our right to... Read more

What others say: Young people take the lead on gun debate

Wednesday, students in schools around Lane County joined others across the country in a peaceful protest to demand action to end gun violence.

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What others say: Backpage.com investigation could chip away at internet protections

The internet has been a tremendous force for good in the world, creating untold opportunities to connect, communicate, learn, create and make a living. But... Read more

What others say: Trump officials’ lavish tastes shameful

It never pays for public officials to appear to be living high on the hog. Well, almost never. At least that’s the advice we should... Read more

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