Rekha Basu: Edward Snowden: traitor or patriot?

| |Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014

Edward Snowden appears this month on the cover of Wired magazine from his hideout in Russia, clutching an American flag. It's an image bound to rile folks who consider the former National Security Agency worker more traitor than patriot for leaking classified documents he stole.

Congress adds to its shame, as its work piles up

|Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014

The following editorial appeared in the Sacramento Bee on Tuesday, Sept. 23:

War against terror enters Syria as US steps on the pedal

|Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014

The following editorial appeared in the Kansas City Star on Wednesday, Sept. 24:

White House fence jumper exposes how we've failed veterans

|Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014

The following editorial appeared in the Sacramento Bee on Tuesday, Sept. 23:

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Emma Watson looking for a few good men

| |Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014

A U.N. initiative called HeForShe hopes to encourage male involvement in the fight for women's rights. Men should join the cause.

Taking a stand on sitting

|Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014

The following editorial appeared in the Sacramento Bee on Saturday, Sept. 20:

A bottomless fund for a permanent war

| |Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014

Last week Barack Obama became the third president of our last four to announce sustained military action in Iraq. The sense of deja vu can be numbing. Everything is not the same, of course, yet even some of the differences this time around contain elements of similarity.

Carl Hiaasen: 'Tis the season for sleazy ads

| |Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

The season of sleaze is in full bloom.

Dodging the taxman

|Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

The following editorial appeared in the Miami Herald on Friday, Sept. 19:

Mary Sanchez: Time for NFL to lead on abuse, not just react

| |Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

A man should write this column.