- Saturday’s Letters to the Editor
- Robinson: Boehner-Bibi blunder with Obama bypass
- Walters: Did state lawmakers cross a free speech line?
- Krauthammer: Anti-Semitism returns with a vengeance
- PD Editorial: IRS cuts may cost more than they save
Never have I been asked by anyone nearing the end of life to help hasten their death. The focus is always on quality of life, even in the face of serious illness and/or life winding down.
Extremism abounds these days. It has become what defines our politics in Washington, determines our TV programming and rules our public discourse. It’s not enough to just disagree. We must castigate, demean and punish.
The political ramifications are clear: House Speaker John Boehner and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a colossal mistake by conspiring behind President Barack Obama’s back, and the move has ricocheted on both of them.
Palm Drive Hospital struggled financially for years before declaring bankruptcy and closing its doors in April.
Driving around California last year, we saw how our state has been changed. The beauty, diversity and promise of the place remain, but now people are less sure state leaders know how to put things right again.
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