Loading…
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
HomeOpinion
177 stories in section, viewing 1 through 10

Published 16 hours ago
Kirk: Middle class
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

Published 16 hours ago
Louisville welcomes city action
Letters to the Editor
On behalf of the city of Louisville and its residents, we are pleased to welcome Toledo as a compassionate city (“‘A wish for a better world’: Greater Toledo and Northwest Ohio becomes a ‘compassionate community,’” April 19). We in Louisville are committed to learn together with you as we work to build a more compassionate world. …

Published 16 hours ago
Keep the search open
Opinion
As University of Toledo officials look for a successor to President Lloyd Jacobs, who plans to step down next year, they might review the recent presidential search process at Kent State University — as a guide to what not to do. …

Published 16 hours ago
Out of this world
Opinion
A team of astronomers says it has discovered an Earth-sized planet in the “Goldilocks zone” — not too cold, not too hot, and thus potentially a home to life. …

Published 16 hours ago
Keystone no-decision
Opinion
A decision not to make a decision mocks the principle of good government. To its shame, that is what the Obama Administration did in extending its review of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. …

4/22/2014 9:24 PM
Back to Asia
Editorials
President Obama left Tuesday on a trip to Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, and the Philippines in pursuit of his so-called pivot to Asia. …

4/22/2014 9:22 PM
Green, and beyond
Editorials
A wekk that includes Earth Day is a good time for Lucas County government and other key public and private actors to introduce their long-term sustainability plan for Toledo, its suburbs, and the region. But the proposals they will unveil today amount to more than a tree-hugger’s manifesto that includes a handful of environmentally friendly initiatives. …

4/22/2014 9:20 PM
Time served
Editorials
As part of a continuing reform of the nation’s drug laws, Attorney General Eric Holder said this week that the Justice Department is expanding a program that will allow President Obama to consider clemency requests from nonviolent drug offenders who were previously ineligible because of sentencing guidelines. …

4/23/2014 12:00 AM
Securing border must be priority
Letters to the Editor
Your April 15 editorial “Elusive immigration reform” said that doing nothing on immigration has become a conservative obsession. The cornerstone of immigration reform is securing the border. …

4/22/2014 8:09 PM
Kirk Walters' Maumee Dearest: Supreme Court on Campaign Spending
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST