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With the special counsel concluding his look into Russian involvement in the 2016 election, the attorney general assumes the spotlight.

Mueller is a real-life Atticus Finch. Trump will never understand that kind of honor.

Here are the warning signs that Trump-style demagoguery is spreading.

The Democratic candidate makes a plea for integrating faith and ideology.

Not as much as Europe.

Since Mueller submitted his report, many in the GOP are suddenly more hesitant about release it in its entirety.

The president is far from in the clear, but apparently there's not enough evidence to charge anyone with conspiracy to influence our elections. That's good.

It seems the American habit of peppering emails with exclamation points is related to our enthusiasm over almost everything!

Hamstringing primary challengers calls into question just how serious the party of democracy is about the practice of democracy.

Both the regulations — and tradition — dictate that the Mueller report will be released.

The District should acquire the land, but don’t let that become the means to bring back D.C.’s football team.

Rightly or wrongly, farm country has a chip on its shoulder about most Democrats.

Its reputation as a nonpolitical institution would be tarnished.

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Just look at what lawmakers did in our own states.

  • Roy Cooper, Larry Hogan
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A democracy hidden from the people is no democracy at all.

  • Patrick Leahy
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I wrote the special counsel regulations. The attorney general can — and should — release the Mueller report

  • Neal Kumar Katyal
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The progressive left is anti-liberal, and that's causing all sorts of problems.

  • Cathy Young
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Tani Adewumi’s win is inspiring children all over the world to take up the game.

  • Garry Kasparov
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The disclosure that it left millions of user passwords vulnerable is a reminder of the need for reasonable security regulations.

Beijing is waging a campaign of cultural genocide against Uighurs and other Muslims.

To the greatest extent possible, the public still must see the record that the special counsel collected.

Each cites the other as a rationale to commit violence, meaning that killings will beget more killings.
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The innovative story at the heart of this year's samba parade.

  • Paulo Pachá
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English professor on how it can change

Eliminating standardized testing would remove the one admissions criterion that can prevent fraud and increase social mobility.

  • Jonathan Wai, Matt Brown, Christopher Chabris
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History isn't destiny.

  • Matthew Boxer
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No, the Ivies aren’t America’s most selective colleges.

  • Jerome Karabel
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What happens when a whole bundle of stereotypes runs for president?

  • Elizabeth Spiers
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How a shift from communal charity to private foundations empowered individual wealthy funders.

  • Lila Corwin Berman
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Reproductive rights have become a major flash point in the battle over immigration.

  • Sonia C. Gomez
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High property taxes drive away people, investment and opportunities.

  • Steve H. Hanke, Stephen J.K. Walters
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The city needs policy changes that address disparate policing and over-incarceration.

  • Tiffany Yang
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Arts brings people — and their money — to a community.

  • Janet Kopenhaver
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Anyone who drives the American Legion Bridge knows we need it.

  • Jason Neuringer
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Access to a competitive energy marketplace makes Virginia attractive to other large companies and allows these companies to manage their electricity needs and sustainability goals.

  • Joe Rinzel
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