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Kudos to David Von Drehle for his Sept. 16 op-ed advocating a cap-and-trade system for carbon emissions [“Time for a Category 5 storm of innovation”]. One of the major ways governments undergir...

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Regarding the Sept. 17 Metro article “Friction at the C&O Canal park”: I have been a volunteer at the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park since 1996, when I led the volunteer effort to...

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Johns Hopkins University President Ronald J. Daniels made a critical request of students in his Sept. 15 op-ed, “Please take that ‘impractical’ humanities course.” The title of his piece spoke...

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Regarding The Post’s Sept. 13 editorial “A moment of reckoning”: The Post called on the Catholic Church to stop pedophile priests by dropping efforts to block legislation that extends the statute o...

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Why did she wait? Why didn’t she leave? We’ve heard it all before. In the Sept. 17 front-page article “Accuser of Kavanaugh comes forward,” The Post reported on Christine Blasey Ford’s confidenti...

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As reported in the Sept. 15 front-page article “With hardball tactics, lobbyist thrived in Washington swamp,” while the curtain has closed on Paul Manafort’s legal defense against federal criminal c...

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Regarding the Sept. 15 editorial “All the other Manaforts”: Why are so many white-collar criminals uncaught, unprosecuted, uncharged and unconvicted? One reason is that the criminalization of imm...

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The Trump administration’s ongoing, anti-human rights decisions include supporting Saudi Arabia in the war in Yemen [“Flouting Congress and the evidence,” editorial, Sept. 16]. Consider, too, Presid...

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The Sept. 15 Metro article “Man held in 2010-11 rape cases,” which reported the arrest of a suspect in the heinous rape attacks against two elderly women in Montgomery County, said...

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I appreciated Michael Gerson’s Sept. 11 op-ed, “A sad case of spiritual blindness,” which drew attention to a recent “Statement on Social Justice and the Gospel” issued by conservative evangelical C...

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George F. Will again expounded on one of his favorite topics: the supposed suppression of “free speech” in academia [“The cult of fragility on college campuses,” op-ed, Sept. 13]. Certainly, ther...

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Regarding the Sept. 15 front-page article “Manafort pleads guilty, to cooperate with probe”: Now that former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has pleaded guilty and agreed to forfeit assets t...

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Regarding the Sept. 14 news article “Trump denies Puerto Rico death toll”: When you think this president cannot sink lower in his lack of compassion, he goes subterranean. By denying that an estimat...

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Concerns that the Mountain Valley Pipeline will create massive pollution during the passage of Hurricane Florence were well-founded [“Pipeline officials, environmentalists worry about catastrophic...

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Catherine Rampell’s Sept. 12 op-ed, “Making Asbestos Great Again,” brought to mind the long, ­multibillion-dollar struggle during the 1980s and 1990s between the asbestos-products industry and the...

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Regarding the Sept. 13 Sports article “In Trump era, NFL ratings are used as weekly referendum ”: When last year’s flurry of kneeling and other protests during the national anthem at the start of N...

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Hurricane Florence made clear that we need to develop a better system for determining the intensity of a hurricane. The current system labels hurricanes from “1” to “5” based solely on wind stren...

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The Sept. 12 front-page article “GOP’s Senate majority is in jeopardy, leader warns” quoted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) as saying, “Arizona, Nevada, Tennessee, Montana, North...

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Regarding the Sept. 13 front-page article “Pope summons bishops for conclave on abuse”: I don’t understand why Pope Francis is waiting until February to get the bishops together. In this age of ea...

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In his Sept. 10 op-ed, “The dangerous myth we believe about the recession,” Sebastian Mallaby hit the mark about how government influence in the mortgage industry interfered with the efficiency of t...

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