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Trump has about as much use for Warren's DNA test as he had for Obama's birth certificate, writes Eileen McNamara.
Civil War rhetoric is part of a larger violent, paranoid style of thought that has always existed, writes Steve Almond, but has become turbo-charged in the age of Trump.
Admission preferences should be based on class rather than race, writes Rich Barlow.
What I am seeing, what I am hearing, fills me with dread, writes Holocaust survivor Tomi Reichental. And there so few of us left old enough to remember and give...
We review the big stories of the week, including the race for Governor between incumbent Republican Gov. Charlie Baker and his Democratic challenger, Jay Gonzalez; the UN's Climate Change Report...
They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks, writes Jay Baruch, but can an old dog teach its owners something new about being human?
U.S. policies must recognize the role immigrants play in advocating for greater tolerance and diversity in their countries of origin, writes Ismar Volić.
More than at any other time in history, writes Fred Hewett, the human race must shoulder the burden of caring for the Earth, as one cares for a patient with...
It’s not easy to apologize well, writes Molly Howes, but it’s not mysterious either.
The idea that voting is our only recourse ignores the reality of how progress has been achieved over the course of U.S. history, writes Miles Howard.
We are running a relay, from sea to shining sea and back again, for as long as it takes, and we will get there, writes Anita Diamant.
Finding and sustaining hope is slow, repetitive work, writes Julie Wittes Schlack. Rage is much easier to access.
It’s up to voters this fall to elect representatives who really believe in feeding the hungry, writes Rich Barlow.
The Oval Office is not the only place in Washington in need of grown-ups, writes Eileen McNamara.
Nancy Gertner explains why she, along with 2,400 other law professors, is urging senators not to advance the nomination of Judge Kavanaugh.
I have earned my literary bona fides, writes Megan Rubiner Zinn, but they don’t make me love romances any less.
I'm grateful for the therapies that allow us to provide better care for our patients, writes Dr. Katherine McKenzie, but I also realize that these advances have unintended consequences.
Meaningful change will require courage from individuals as well as structural solutions from our institutions, writes Emerson College president Lee Pelton.
As long as we consider the court a necessary arbiter of litigious matters, we must take all necessary steps to ensure that it has something of an ideological balance, writes...
By cutting UNRWA funding, the Trump administration hopes to pressure Palestinians to return to the bargaining table. But at what cost?