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Kirk's Maumee Dearest: Mayor Collins and Vlad Putin
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

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Hong Kong’s upheaval
Editorials
Hong Kong is a small outpost of global free enterprise in the possession of a giant nation that practices capitalism while clinging to its founding communist principles. China still refuses to grasp that political freedom is the next logical step to economic freedom — an essential ingredient of dynamism. …

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Series right; Programs need money
Letters to the Editor
Your Sept. 21-22 special report “A grave outcome; Young black men: Death of prison?” was well written and factual. I worked with street gangs in Detroit in the 1970s and 1980s, and the news reports that were written then are the same as they are now, except that drugs were not as big a factor then. …

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Vote for Issue 9
Editorials
The Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio seeks voter renewal of a levy and a modest property tax increase to help provide services for Lucas County’s growing population of seniors. The Blade recommends a vote FOR Issue 9 on this fall’s countywide ballot. …

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Not so early
Editorials
Ohio boasts of having one of the best systems of early voting in the nation, and it does. But the state’s Republican leaders and their allies, from the Statehouse to the U.S. Supreme Court, evidently don’t want the system to be too good, if that means making it more convenient for Ohioans who might prefer to vote for Democratic …

9/30/2014 12:00 AM
Kirk: Kasich's middling miracle
Editorial Cartoons

9/30/2014 12:00 AM
Dancing with China
WASHINGTON POST
For the United States and other democratic capitalist nations, trade with and investment in the People’s Republic of China always posed a dilemma: how to ensure that economic engagement benefits the people of that nation without fortifying the repressive political regime under which they live. …

9/30/2014 12:00 AM
A transit vote for the region
Editorials

9/30/2014 12:00 AM
Letters to the Editor: 9-30
Letters to the Editor
In response to your Sept. 29 editorial “DeWine’s failure”: …

9/30/2014 12:00 AM
Obama vs. Congress vs. ISIS
DAVID SHRIBMAN EXECUTIVE EDITOR OF THE PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE
THIS is an unusual American civic moment: All of Washington is under pressure, and all the pressure points in American politics are engaged. …