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Why it’s off the record

Anonymous sources have a place in reporting.

Partners in spying

The U.S. and Germany must be transparent.

Time for calm voices

Flight 17 tragedy should trigger talks, not violence.

Israel’s fight continues

The Jewish state is fighting for its existence.

A lack of arms control

Giving weapons to rebels can lead to disaster.

Limousine liberalism

The megarich should speak out about inequality.

Obama lacks resolve

His inaction on Ukraine has consequences.

In Gaza, a familiar war

Find a deal between Israel, Abbas and Hamas.

Will Flight 17 focus us?

Obama’s foes make every policy issue about him.

Budget policy by prayer

Politicians take refuge in “budget process” fixes.

Russia’s fairy tale ends

The battle in Ukraine is now a ‘real war.’

Warren for president?

She may lack the interest or the aptitude to run.

Convincing Putin to withdraw

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  • Convincing Putin to withdraw

    Convincing Putin to withdraw

    Russia should be punished, but not isolated.

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  • Holding leaders accountable

    Holding leaders accountable

    We need a global Anti-Corruption Court.

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  • Contradictory Obamacare rulings

    Contradictory Obamacare rulings

    D.C. Circuit court should reverse its ruling.

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  • Why Obamacare isn’t doomed

    Why Obamacare isn’t doomed

    Supreme Court involvement is inevitable.

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The most vile op-ed you will read about Gaza

A Wall Street Journal op-ed somehow manages to echo Osama bin Laden.

Outlook & Opinions

The lessons of Vietnam’s ‘boat people’

The lessons of Vietnam’s ‘boat people’

The U.S. needs safe, restricted holding centers for refugees as they are screened for possible asylum.

I got gored in Pamplona

I got gored in Pamplona

But I will run with the bulls again.

Best state: Florida

Best state: Florida

It’s a smooth ride on the Sunshine State’s roads and bridges.

Lessons from the Bundy standoff

Lessons from the Bundy standoff

The media and politicians shouldn’t fan the flames of extremism.

Selling out their allies

Selling out their allies

To export more goods, Germany and South Korea are adopting a stealth neutrality with Russia and China.

A punishment without virtue

A punishment without virtue

We could be closer than ever to the end of the death penalty in the United States.

Breaking the Iran stalemate

Breaking the Iran stalemate

Getting a nuclear deal requires reengaging with the Middle East.

All about Intel, yesterday’s tech wonder

All about Intel, yesterday’s tech wonder

in “The Intel Trinity,” Michael S. Malone shows how three larger-than-life men built an early tech behemoth.

The FDA and CDC’s worst week

The FDA and CDC’s worst week

The agencies admit they need to be more careful with deadly pathogens.

The solution in Iraq

The solution in Iraq

Obama should send thousands of troops.

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