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3/24/2014 9:17 PM
Michigan marriage
Editorials
U.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman’s decision last week to overturn Michigan’s ban on same-sex marriage is another step in the nation’s march to protect the domestic rights of all Americans. …

3/24/2014 9:16 PM
Smart, really smart
Editorials
People are rightly suspicious of the labels government bureaucrats slap on their programs and policies — such as “revenue enhancements” for tax increases. …

3/24/2014 9:13 PM
Road hazard
Editorials
Toyota Motor Corp. is paying dearly for its shameful conduct in handling dangerous defects in millions of vehicles. Now it must demonstrate that it has learned from its misdeeds. …

3/24/2014 8:21 PM
Common sense is not common
Letters to the Editor
It’s common sense that a person is not going to leave a gun around the house unlocked that a minor might get hold of (“Uncommon sense,” editorial, March 19). What is uncommon sense is that we need another law like House Bill 31. …

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: …