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3/24/2014 12:00 AM
‘Blazing Saddles’ still relevant
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
Racial bigotry. Age discrimination. Cruelty to animals. Sexual exploitation. Crude personal habits. Foul language. Homophobia. Religious intolerance. Limitless greed. …

3/24/2014 12:00 AM
City should save for a snowy day
Letters to the Editor
Toledo was blessed with four consecutive mild winters, but now city residents are told to expect an increase in property assessments two years from to pay for high costs of labor and material this winter (“City Council to review $3.9M bill for ice, snow costs,” March 18. …

3/24/2014 12:00 AM
Demoralizing democracy
Editorials
Women's reproductive rights have suffered another blow in Michigan with a new law that limits access to insurance coverage for abortion. …

3/24/2014 12:00 AM
Standing down
Editorials
Community leaders in Columbus recently urged state senators and Gov. John Kasich to reject a dangerous, unnecessary bill that would exponentially expand the circumstances in which a person has no duty to retreat before using lethal force. They were joined by Lucia McBath, whose unarmed son Jordan Davis, 17, was shot and killed at a Florida gas station after a …

3/23/2014 12:00 AM
Restore aid to jobless
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR

3/23/2014 12:00 AM
Quebec separatists rumbling again
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
MONTREAL — Here are two issues in this city’s conversation, one reflecting the culture, the other altering the culture: …

3/23/2014 12:00 AM
Putin’s new empire
BY MIKE SIGOV BLADE STAFF WRITER
Russian President Vladimir Putin announced Wednesday that the annexation of Crimea last week reversed what he described as a “historic mistake” by the Soviet Union 60 years ago. …

3/23/2014 12:00 AM
Kirk: Facebook in French
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

3/23/2014 12:00 AM
Space station a Putin trump card
Letters to the Editor
If the behavior of the Obama Administration and Russian President Vladimir Putin continues to escalate, who will take our astronauts to and return them from the International Space Station (“Keep heat on Russia,” editorial, March 18)? …

3/23/2014 12:00 AM
Anti-GOP cartoon offensive
Letters to the Editor