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2/23/2015 12:00 AM
Nuclear moment
Editorials
Iran and major nations, including the United States, are approaching an important crossroads in negotiations over Iran’s nuclear ambitions and economic sanctions against it. …

2/23/2015 12:00 AM
What is moral? It depends
BY PATRICK O'GARA BLADE COLUMNIST
“Should Married Couples Be Frank And Ernest — Or Should One Of Them Be A Girl?” …

2/23/2015 12:00 AM
Conscience of culture
Opinion
The Toledo Museum of Art is returning a rare, 450-year-old piece of German art that was likely stolen from a museum after World War II. The repatriation is just and signifies a willingness among museum officials to rightly send pillaged antiquities back to their homeland. …

2/23/2015 12:00 AM
Keep traffic cameras
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Toledo officials announced last week that the city will file a lawsuit against the state of Ohio for its ban on traffic cameras set to take effect next month. The law would force Toledo to take down 44 traffic cameras that have proven to be valuable law enforcement tools. The court should strike down the state’s over-reaching law. …

2/23/2015 12:00 AM
Fix streets as legacy to Collins
Letters to the Editor
I was moved by Blade Editor David Kushma’s Feb. 15 op-ed column, “Saying good-bye to Mayor Collins, and looking forward.” How disappointing to read that people are jockeying to be the next mayor with their own political platforms. …

2/22/2015 12:00 AM
Uncommon ground
BY JEFF GERRITT DEPUTY EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
DETROIT — Lucas County Sheriff John Tharp walked into the Ryan Correctional Facility on Detroit’s east side and asked for Shannon Keys — Michigan Department of Corrections prisoner No. 210418. Mr. Tharp didn’t come to interrogate Keys. He came to ask him for ideas on how to do his job better. …

2/22/2015 12:00 AM
Detroit author honors civil rights legacy
BY JEFF GERRITT DEPUTY EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
On the second floor of the Lucas County jail sits an oasis: a small but neat, clean, and welcoming 2,000-book library where inmates check out books by authors such as Zora Neale Hurston and Alice Walker and even write poetry. Pictures of freedom fighters and other historical figures, such as Cesar Chavez and Nelson Mandela, line the wall.…

2/22/2015 12:00 AM
No turning back from Ohio’s Medicaid expansion
BY PHIL ENNEN
Ohioans are seeing the most dramatic shift in decades in health-care coverage, as well as hospitals’ role in our local communities. …

2/22/2015 12:00 AM
Time to punish village mayor, cop
Letters to the Editor
Your Feb. 11 article “Woodville dog’s leg amputated” quotes the Woodville mayor as saying he is not going to answer any more questions about the shooting of Moses the dog by a Woodville police officer during a traffic stop last November. There are simple ways to avoid asking that kind of question. …

2/22/2015 12:00 AM
Kirk: Putin and Ukraine
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST




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