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Updated 9 hours ago
Mercy must inform justice
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
After the shootings at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., on June 17, and the shock, there followed a series of news stories about forgiveness. …

Updated 9 hours ago
Immigrant-bashing worries asylum seekers
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — Years ago, when being an immigrant was something people were proud of, children were made to learn these lines from Emma Lazarus’ poem “The New Colossus,” which is inscribed on a plaque on the Statue of Liberty: …

Updated 9 hours ago
Winners and losers according to Trump
BY KIRK BAIRD CULTURE SHOCK
In a summer dominated by a girl’s emotions, a reluctant and mostly silent anti-hero, dinosaurs, and a pioneering rap group, the biggest star didn’t emerge from the big screen but in headlines nationwide. …

Published 18 hours ago
Harbaugh avoids talk as season nears
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
ANN ARBOR — If you’re curious about who will start at quarterback for Michigan next Thursday at Utah, Jim Harbaugh is probably not your go-to source. …

Published 18 hours ago
Weather pattern welcomed by wasps
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
Our long and brutally cold winter continues to pay dividends, or dispense punishment, depending on your perspective. …

8/27/2015 12:00 AM
Don’t make their dirty work easier
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
When I first heard that Toledo City Council is considering changing its rules to make it easier to overrule the plan commission, I thought of the word “nefarious.” …

8/26/2015 12:09 AM
Colleges must react to Baylor case
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Remember how everything changed when the video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee in an elevator went viral? …

8/26/2015 12:00 AM
A little work could help annuals return
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Do you love to pack your garden with punches of color?

8/25/2015 12:00 AM
Sawdust and marijuana
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I apologize for using the same metaphor twice in one month.

8/25/2015 12:00 AM
Sanders is a candidate on fire
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
EXETER, N.H. — There was a man with a “Stop puppy mills” T-shirt and another whose shirt read: “National Sarcasm Society.” There was a woman, dressed entirely in white, holding a banner reading: “Lead us to clean energy.” There was even a little old lady in tennis shoes. …




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