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Separation anxiety

Separation anxiety

Criminally charging those who cross the border illegally forces families to be torn apart

THE SCENES OF children being stripped away from their parents at the country’s southern border are hitting a nerve even with those not generally inclined to lash out at the nativist nabobs running things in Washington. House Speaker Paul Ryan, he often of little spinal fortitude, declared his opposition to the Trump administration policy. For(...)

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On International Women’s Day, good news and bad

With the White House currently home to a president who bragged about his serial sexual predation and whose lawyer secretly obtained a restraining order last week to silence a porn movie actress from speaking publicly about their affair, it’s hard to conclude on today’s observance of International Women’s Day that enlightenment now prevails across the(...)

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