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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. …

3/22/2014 12:00 AM
Ohio schools snowed under
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
What a calamity. Only Ohio lawmakers could turn a punishing winter into a political issue. But they play in a separate universe from the rest of the state. …

3/21/2014 12:00 AM
Shorting women’s hospital wrong
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — Nobody would compare Wayne State University to Yale. But in one area — research into at-risk pregnancies — Detroit’s huge state university outranks the Ivy League school. …

3/18/2014 9:18 AM
Listen here, there’s nothing wrong with girls being bossy
BY SUZETTE HACKNEY BLADE COLUMNIST
A new awareness campaign to banish the word “bossy” went viral last week, as superstars such as Beyonce and Jennifer Garner declared that the word should be off limits because of its toxic effects on young girls. …

3/17/2014 12:00 AM
Taliban peace talks a good strategy
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
Pakistan’s government is negotiating with the Taliban to end the reign of fear the terrorist organization has wrought on the country for seven years. You would think that giving legitimacy to a terrorist group would be against the tenets of a sovereign state. It is, however, a calculated strategy. It could work. …