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Published 6 hours ago
Kirk: Middle class
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

Published 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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