Leonard Pitts Jr.: What's next in Ferguson? Let's try a little education

| |Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014

What next?

Carl Hiaasen: SeaWorld's troubles increase as public learns about plight of orcas

| |Monday, Aug. 18, 2014

SeaWorld's stock took a dive last week in the backlash against its treatment of captive killer whales.

Frida Ghitis: The Gaza problem can be solved

| |Monday, Aug. 18, 2014

One of the remarkable aspects of the war between Israel and Hamas and other Palestinian extremist groups in Gaza has been the degree to which Israelis stood together in almost complete consensus about the rightness of their country's cause.

Unintended torture not part of the bargain

|Monday, Aug. 18, 2014

The following editorial appeared in the Miami Herald on Wednesday, Aug. 13:

The world needs a freer, better Egypt

|Monday, Aug. 18, 2014

The following editorial appeared in the Kansas City Star on Thursday, Aug. 14:

Cynthia M. Allen: The horrific destruction of Christianity in Iraq

| |Monday, Aug. 18, 2014

Convert to Islam, pay a religious levy or die.

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Ferguson police arrest reporters for reporting

| |Monday, Aug. 18, 2014

Looks like police in Ferguson, Missouri, took it upon themselves to suspend the First Amendment Wednesday night.

Mary Sanchez: Is police brutality on the rise? We need data

| |Monday, Aug. 18, 2014

Americans had spent days watching round-the-clock coverage of the escalating tensions in Ferguson, Missouri when President Obama acknowledged that we are "deeply disturbed" by the situation.

Opinion: Forecast in Kentucky U.S. Senate race calls for downpour of garbage

| |Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

Keep those umbrellas close. It's about to start pouring garbage in Kentucky's U.S. Senate race. With 12 weeks to go, a race already largely devoid of meaningful and substantive policy discussions is threatening to get intensely personal.

Rekha Basu: Iowa summit serves reminder of why religion, politics don't mix

| |Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

Of everything coming out of this year's Iowa Family Leadership Summit, the fear factor is what stayed with me.