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3/28/2014 12:00 AM
Funding grumbling
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The agencies and shelters that serve Toledo’s homeless population should quickly settle their rift over federal funding, and continue efforts to streamline the intake process for those in crisis. …

3/28/2014 12:00 AM
Jimmy Carter’s qualms
Editorials
In an interview this week with NBC News, former President Jimmy Carter gave voice to anxieties that many Americans have about the wide net for information cast by U.S. intelligence agencies more than a decade after the trauma of 9/​11. …

3/28/2014 12:00 AM
Kirk: Secret Service 'line of duty'
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

3/27/2014 12:00 AM
Collins’ rhetoric needs funds
Letters to the Editor
Mayor D. Michael Collins has promised to clean the city of Toledo of blight and crime “one neighborhood at a time” (“Mayor touts $244M general-fund budget; Collins defends city pay raises,” March 20). This is wonderful, inspirational political rhetoric, but will he be able to fulfill his promise on such a tight budget? …

3/27/2014 12:00 AM
Kirk: To the bereaved
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

3/27/2014 12:00 AM
Flawed justice
WASHINGTON POST
WHETHER the right decisions were rendered last week in the military’s two high-profile cases of sexual assault is a matter of some dispute. Given the shape of the cases before them, the judges in both probably made the right calls. But the process along the way was so flawed that it’s hard to have any confidence that justice was …

3/27/2014 12:00 AM
Wither Arab Spring
Opinion
The promise of the Arab Spring that swept through much of North Africa and the Middle East two years ago has yet to be realized. Although dictators and autocrats found their regimes buckling and sometimes collapsing under the weight of popular uprisings, the governments that replaced them haven’t been beacons of democracy. …

3/27/2014 12:00 AM
Boneheaded bill
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A bill that abolishes new or renewed Joint Economic Development Zones passed the Ohio House of Representatives last week, much to the shock and dismay of Toledo Mayor D. Michael Collins. …

3/26/2014 7:22 AM
Maumee Dearest: 3-26
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3/25/2014 8:57 PM
End Putin’s bid for fossil fuel
Letters to the Editor
The March 18 commentary by The Blade’s Mike Sigov, “Courage required to handle Putin,” gives a good account of the Ukraine situation, but for the United States to ask for help from China is not the solution. …