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Mideast turmoil goes back centuries
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
The conflict in Iraq and Syria is increasingly framed in communal terms. It is said that Shia-Sunni bloodletting is nothing new. Implicit in this simplistic approach is the solution: Let them fight it out among themselves. Reality is not that simple. …

Published 23 hours ago
Promoting trade
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Congress will vote as soon as this week whether to authorize President Obama to negotiate the Trans-Pacific Partnership. That critical trade agreement would serve America’s economic and political interests in Asia. …

Published 23 hours ago
Rhino's hope

A rhinoceros in Kenya has a security detail befitting a rock star. The northern white rhino named Sudan is the last living male of his kind on the planet. …

Published 23 hours ago
Keep housing fair

Fifty years ago, Ohio became one of the first states to enact a fair-housing law that bans discrimination in the sale or rental of property. The law offers families with children, disabled people, racial and ethnic minorities, and active-duty military personnel and veterans necessary protection from housing bias. …

Published 23 hours ago
In politics, who are the grown-ups?
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In his April 19 commentary, “City, nation could use a few political ‘grown-ups’,” Blade columnist Keith C. Burris referred to Republican U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, and Rand Paul as “men who are, prima facie, political and intellectual adolescents.” …

4/26/2015 12:00 AM
Kirk: Traffic cameras
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

4/26/2015 12:00 AM
President Kasich?
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
President Kasich.

4/26/2015 12:00 AM
5 percent challenge can improve Ohio higher education
BY KEITH FABER
The cost of college tuition is spiraling out of control, and Ohio’s future is at stake. …

4/26/2015 12:00 AM
Living where you police

A series of high-profile police-related deaths over the past year has sparked national outrage and calls for reform: body cameras for all officers, greater transparency in law enforcement, and more cultural and diversity training for police. …

4/26/2015 12:00 AM
Vital help at home

Home health-care workers enable old and disabled people to avoid institutions and maintain a sense of independence while they live at home. Yet these employees, in Ohio and nationwide, are underpaid and overworked, and generally don’t get employer-sponsored benefits. …




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