Byline: By H. PATRICIA HYNES

Winners and losers

Today

Budgets are moral documents (or immoral, depending on priorities). So also is tax policy.Consider Trump’s proposed $1.3 trillion discretionary...

On Thursday, Feb. 27 of this year, a Portland, Ore. jury refused to convict the so-called Zenith Five — activists fighting for a “habitable future”...

The richest and the rest of us

2/12/20

“The 500 richest people in the world …gained a combined $1.2 trillion in wealth in 2019, further exacerbating inequities that have not been seen...

Remembering the tragedy, legacy of  WW I

11/12/19

World War I was the first industrial war: poison gases, flamethrowers, aerial bombing, submarines, and machine guns intensified the scale of war...

My Turn: So many ironies

3/26/18

To my astonishment, I began receiving daily news updates from the Pentagon, innocuously named the Early Bird Brief, for about a month now. Here is...

My Turn: Overcoming the harm of war

2/18/18

How do you know when you have begun healing from the trauma of war?  For Lou, it was two months ago when he no longer “needed” to carry a gun.  We...

My nephew, an Army veteran who spent most of his 20-plus years military service as an officer in South Korea, is now a civilian military contractor...

Once again President Obama has waived a congressionally mandated ban on military aid to countries known to exploit child soldiers. Among them is...



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