Tuesday, April 28, 2015
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TARTA’s downtown plan lacks vision
Letters to the Editor
In response to your April 23 editorial “Terminal folly”: “Folly” is right. The focus should be on how to bring community passion back. …

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Time for city officials to meet challenge
Letters to the Editor
Two proposals before Toledo City Council require vision and guts to do the right thing. …

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TARTA terminal must go elsewhere
Letters to the Editor
TARTA’S plan to turn the eastbound lanes of Jackson Boulevard into a bus terminal and parking lot is an unimaginative response to a perceived need to eliminate the downtown bus loop. …

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TARTA, ProMedica lead regression
Letters to the Editor
I agree with Blade columnist Keith C. Burris — why should we return to ugliness (“Tearing up Jackson Street; Regression to ugliness,” commentary, April 24)? …

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Do over

The Toledo Board of Education is set to vote today to fill a vacancy on the five-member board. The secrecy and haste with which board members are acting are unjustified. They can and should take the time to conduct a transparent and accountable search, instead of burdening the new board member with public skepticism arising from a flawed process.…

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Marriage equality now
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As recently as a decade ago, opponents of marriage equality could justifiably argue that same-sex marriage was a question best left to states. Today, a clear majority of Americans, including most Ohioans, agree that marriage is a human right that cannot be denied to millions of Americans based on their sexual orientation. …

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Hillary Clinton dodges special interests
The campaign for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination may be without competition, but it is not without interest. …

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Mideast turmoil goes back centuries
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. …

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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. …

4/27/2015 12:00 AM
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. …

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