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Trump could revolutionize the private health insurance market

Jun 17, 2019 • 4:11 PM ET Opinion The Washington Post  

The administration is set to greatly improve employer-sponsored …

U.S.-Iran Tensions Over Nuclear Deal and Tankers

Jun 17, 2019 • 3:59 PM ET Opinion The New York Times  

Readers are critical of U.S. talk of retaliation after the tankers attack and discuss Iran’s threatened violation of the nuclear …

New York Can Win on Climate and Racial Justice

Jun 17, 2019 • 3:56 PM ET Opinion The New York Times  

State lawmakers should pass a bill that would cut greenhouse gas emissions and help poor …

The Flaws in Facial Recognition Technology

Jun 17, 2019 • 3:23 PM ET Opinion The New York Times  

Readers discuss issues of inaccuracy and human …

We Must Prepare for the Next Pandemic

Jun 17, 2019 • 3:19 PM ET Opinion The New York Times  

We’ll have to battle both the disease and the fake …

Why South Africa Can’t Avoid Land Reforms

Jun 17, 2019 • 3:19 PM ET Opinion The New York Times  

A mobilization spearheaded by student and labor movements is focusing on the land question to address the social legacy of …

Beijing Is Treading Lightly in Hong Kong, for Now

Jun 17, 2019 • 3:19 PM ET Opinion The New York Times  

Crushing civil liberties is harder when the whole world is …

Gillibrand wants to silence anyone who is pro-life. That's dangerous: Today's talker

Jun 17, 2019 • 3:05 PM ET Opinion USA TODAY  

Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand revealed her authoritarian instincts when she compared abortion to racism.              …

The Seed Industry Favors Innovation

Jun 17, 2019 • 2:46 PM ET Opinion The New York Times  

The American Seed Trade Association says its goal is to “meet the evolving needs of farmers and …

In Iran crisis, our worst fears about Trump are realized

Jun 17, 2019 • 2:42 PM ET Opinion The Washington Post  

Trump has shown no ability to grow in office; but then it’s hard to learn if you all you read is Fox News …

Trump’s chances in 2020 aren’t nearly as bad as people think

Jun 17, 2019 • 2:23 PM ET Opinion The Washington Post  

He may not win the popular vote, but as Trump made clear in 2016, he doesn't need the popular vote to win in …

‘This Is All So Deeply Personal, but I Too Will Speak Out’

Jun 17, 2019 • 2:09 PM ET Opinion The New York Times  

Rep. Pramila Jayapal’s essay about why she chose to have an abortion sparked a flurry of personal accounts — and some pushback — from …

Buttigieg’s approach to courting black voters appears to be working

Jun 17, 2019 • 2:02 PM ET Opinion The Washington Post  

Within one month, Buttigieg has jumped from zero percent support among African Americans to 6 percent in the new Post and Courier …

Why rent-control, alone, can’t solve the expensive-housing crisis

Jun 17, 2019 • 1:37 PM ET Opinion The Washington Post  

New York Democrats are trumpeting a new era of “equity” — …

Harvard's monkey takedown of a little kid

Jun 17, 2019 • 1:05 PM ET Opinion The Washington Times  

Harvard, in a move that's supposed to be seen as predicated on principle and rooted in moral standards, told Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School …

Colbert, Maher mark Trump's birthday and other political activity in Best of Late Night

Jun 17, 2019 • 12:41 PM ET Opinion USA TODAY  

The president turned 73 last week. He also sealed his relationship with Kim Jong Un and made moves on Iran. Comics give their view on it all.         …

Trump offers his unusual perspective on 2020 polling

Jun 17, 2019 • 12:41 PM ET Opinion The Washington Post  

He is against campaign numbers that …

Trump actually wants to make the election about health care. Good luck with that.

Jun 17, 2019 • 12:41 PM ET Opinion The Washington Post  

It'll be spectacular, believe me. You'll see it any day …

Hong Kong needs a leader of the free world

Jun 17, 2019 • 12:15 PM ET Opinion The Washington Post  

This is a critical moment for democracy — and Trump is …

Why Bernie Sanders Isn’t Afraid of ‘Socialism’

Jun 17, 2019 • 12:02 PM ET Opinion The New York Times  

His economic project and his political project are …