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What about white murder victims?
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Hunger game

Charged with nourishing the world’s hungry, the United Nations World Food Program appears to be starving. …

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New-wave fraud

The Federal Trade Commission has delivered a punitive thwack to a man who raised $122,000 online to create a board game, then spent the money on himself. It’s the first time the FTC has taken action in the new industry of crowd-funding. …

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Restoring hope
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The newly minted two-year, $71 billion state budget underscores the highs and lows of Gov. John Kasich’s administration. The same budget that imposes Draconian restrictions on abortion rights and shifts more of the state’s wealth from the poor and middle class to the rich also includes one of the nation’s smartest and most innovative initiatives for treating inmates whose …

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Same-sex ruling among most significant ever
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
The recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court to extend constitutional protection to gay people to marry was a landmark decision that has reverberated throughout the land. It ranks among the most significant decisions that have shaped this country. …

Updated 19 hours ago
Take back the power
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Ohio’s methods of drawing election districts are among the most corrupt and anti-democratic in the nation. Grotesque gerrymandering, controlled by top Republican officials in the state and resisted feebly if at all by Democrats, has made the General Assembly and U.S. House delegation unrepresentative of Ohio citizens. It minimizes ballot competition and preserves one-party dominance. …

Updated 21 hours ago
Where are pro-choice voices?
BY MARINA BOLOTNIKOVA BLADE COLUMNIST
Abortion is one of the most frequently used medical procedures in the world. By some estimates, as many as one in three American women will have an abortion during her lifetime. Close to a million abortions are performed in the United States each year. …

7/5/2015 12:00 AM
Food imports should have been scrutinized
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
Ken Hale was just one of several readers who were taken aback by a statement in Keith Burris’ column on June 12. …

7/5/2015 12:00 AM
Kirk: Debt
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

7/5/2015 12:00 AM
Kroger sale is best for Sisters of Notre Dame
BY SISTER MARY DELORES GATLIFF
Quietly and with little fanfare, the Sisters of Notre Dame have provided high-quality education in Toledo since 1877. We have served poor and disenfranchised people in northwest Ohio, just as many other religious communities of women elsewhere have done for centuries. …




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