Op-Ed

Op-Ed

Crossing a ‘red line’ on the West Bank

On Monday, Israel’s Knesset passed the first reading of a law that will legalize Jewish settlements built on privately owned Palestinian land. This opens a new chapter with possibly profound consequences for Israel’s future.

Op-Ed

Righting a wrong in Haiti

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says U.N. is “profoundly sorry” for its role in the cholera epidemic that has afflicted hundreds of thousands over the last six years.

Op-Ed

Dems have learned nothing in defeat

Hillary Clinton’s political corpse wasn’t even cold yet when Sens. Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and Minority Leader Charles Schumer decided that Rep. Keith Ellison should be the new national chairman.

Leonard Pitts Jr

Journalism’s hard year draws to a close

It was, after all, a year in which the country firmly entered the post-factual era, led by an incoming president who has no time for intelligence reports, yet is a devotee of a conspiracy website that claims symbols on a pizza menu are used by pedophiles to send messages.

Op-Ed

Fidel Castro was no liberator

Fidel Castro’s intervention in the Horn of Africa cost Cuba a lot, but it brought no more order out of chaos in the Horn than the other, larger foreign powers that have intervened over the centuries.

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

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