Chris Erskine: Made the French way: with cheese

Chris Erskine: Made the French way: with cheese

Consider May a moment. It’s a month of milestones — grads, moms, and Memorial Day marching bands. Too warm for wool, so break out the toni...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: A grisly story that should never be forgotten

Fair warning: this story will disgust you.But this week — Saturday, to be exact — marks 100 years since a singular act of barbarism in tin...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Kathleen Parker: Of agents and hostages

Kathleen Parker: Of agents and hostages

WASHINGTON — There he was, the president of the United States, greeting the three American hostages who had just stepped back on U.S. soil after...

May 15th, 2018 |  



John Grindrod: Some reflections on that ‘C’ thing

John Grindrod: Some reflections on that ‘C’ thing

Every three to five years, I have something in common with so very many of my readers, since I’ve been told I’m pretty strong base-wise wi...

May 15th, 2018 |  


John M. Crisp: Our American ambivalence about torture

John M. Crisp: Our American ambivalence about torture

I’m having a hard time making up my mind about Gina Haspel, President Donald Trump’s nominee to head the Central Intelligence Agency.On on...

May 14th, 2018 |  


Don Stratton: Truth is really funnier than fiction

Don Stratton: Truth is really funnier than fiction

We have often heard the saying that, “Truth is stranger than fiction.”After having spent much of my life dealing with people in a law enfo...

May 14th, 2018 |  


Jim Krumel: Today’s high school grads have a lot going for them

Jim Krumel: Today’s high school grads have a lot going for them

Today’s high school graduates are a fascinating bunch.Demographers describe them as conscientious, hard-working, somewhat anxious, and mindful o...

May 14th, 2018 updated: May 14th, 2018. |  


Commentary: What’s the president’s Iran plan?

Commentary: What’s the president’s Iran plan?

President Donald Trump believes in the art of disruption, of deliberately creating crises to get his way. That’s how he operated in business; it...

May 13th, 2018 |  


Courtney Cramer: We believe today is our day

Courtney Cramer: We believe today is our day

First, in the spirit of full disclosure, I am not officially authorized to speak on behalf of my generation.However, I feel that many of my experience...

May 12th, 2018 |  


Michael Reagan: Trump sets the table for Singapore deal

Michael Reagan: Trump sets the table for Singapore deal

So Donald Trump has a date with Kim Jong Un in Singapore on June 12.Good deal — so far.As long as the president doesn’t get arrested for c...

May 12th, 2018 |