Op-Ed

Op-Ed

Just say no to the Olympics

Every Olympics brings the host city lasting, negative effects. Security has high costs; people are evicted from their homes; arenas sit empty and unused years later. Cities should reject the Games to bring meaningful reform.

Op-Ed

Netanyahu succeeds as foreign minister

While Israel’s traditional friends in the West appear to waver, Foreign Minister Netanyahu has moved to develop new alternatives. The result, to put it bluntly, marks the abject failure of efforts to isolate Israel.

Op-Ed

When our leaders urge unity, we don’t listen

President Barack Obama’s eulogy for five Dallas police officers on Tuesday was an eloquent plea to Americans to acquire “a new heart.” Rarely has a president talked so bluntly about the limits of his ability to bring about the changes he seeks.

Op-Ed

Pence a perfect running mate for Trump

On the politics, Pence passes the do-no-harm test. The same can’t be said for others who were considered by Trump. Pence has a background in national security affairs and economic issues and would be an important liaison to social conservatives, who remain suspicious of Trump.

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Videos

Miami poet Richard Blanco's tribute to Orlando: 'One Pulse — One Poem'

The Orlando shootings at a gay nightclub hit home with Miami poet Richard Blanco, best known for his poem ‘One Today’ delivered at President Obama’s second inauguration. Here is Blanco’s poem for Orlando.
Miami poet Richard Blanco's tribute to Orlando: 'One Pulse — One Poem' 4:16

Miami poet Richard Blanco's tribute to Orlando: 'One Pulse — One Poem'

Jose Fernandez talks about his start and Marlins 7-2 win over the Mets 2:39

Jose Fernandez talks about his start and Marlins 7-2 win over the Mets

Miami police probe Little Havana shooting after 2 are killed, child is injured 1:08

Miami police probe Little Havana shooting after 2 are killed, child is injured

Hillary Clinton introduces running mate Tim Kaine at FIU 2:27

Hillary Clinton introduces running mate Tim Kaine at FIU