The current Chris Kluwe controversy - in which the former Vikings punter accuses the Vikings special teams coordinator of making violently anti-gay remarks and of having him cut for his political activism - is deceptively complex.
That didn't take long: President Obama's signature on a hard-won House-Senate budget deal was barely dry before members of Congress from both parties began falling all over themselves to undo one of its provisions.
It's time we all came to our senses about the National Security Agency (NSA). If it is true, as many allege, that the United States went a little nuts in its all-out pursuit of al-Qaida after the Sept.
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The following editorial appeared in Wednesday's Washington Post:
If one word has defined the summaries we've seen of 2013, it might be "worst.
The Obama administration announced Thursday that it would sell its remaining shares in General Motors by the end of the year, heralding an end to the largest direct government bailout of a U.S. industry in modern history. The U.S.
On a September afternoon 50 years ago, my wife and I were married on the
University of Minnesota campus. She was teaching in the Minneapolis School
System and I was finishing up my undergraduate degree.
For the past couple of years, Gen. Keith Alexander, the head of both the National Security Agency (NSA) and the U.S. Cyber Command, has been outspoken in warning that private-sector computer networks, upon which the U.S.