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Opinion | Armed for the Holidays

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Gail Collins Opinion Columnist Here’s a factoid filled with holiday anti-cheer: The country went through three infamous mass shootings in November. Yeah, six people died in a Virginia Walmart. A gunman […]

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Opinion | If Oregon Turns Red, Whose Fault Will That Be?

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Michelle Goldberg Opinion Columnist PORTLAND, Ore. — An ad for one of the candidates for governor of Oregon begins with shots of trash and the tarp-covered tent encampments that line many […]

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Opinion | Thank You, Xi Jinping

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Bret Stephens Opinion Columnist Dear President Xi: Please accept my country’s gratitude and congratulations as you embark on your third term as general secretary of the Chinese Communist Party. Though it […]

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Opinion | ‘Do You Look After Your Neighbors as Close as Your Crop or Herd?’

Supported by Aching from a string of farmer suicides and other mental health challenges, neighbors in rural eastern Colorado are learning how to check in on one another. But as the drought drags on, is talking enough? Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone […]

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Covid’s Toll on Native Americans

Covid’s death toll in Indigenous communities has no modern precedent. Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By German Lopez and Ashley Wu Carol Schumacher of the Navajo Nation had grappled with untimely deaths; her mother died at 65 […]

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Opinion | Wonking Out: The Nightmare After Gorbachev

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Paul Krugman Opinion Columnist Most articles on the death of Mikhail Gorbachev dwell on the political failure of his reform project. The Russian Federation, the main successor state to the Soviet […]

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Opinion | School Is for Hope

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Gabrielle Oliveira Dr. Oliveira is an associate professor of education and Brazil studies at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Her work focuses on family migration, care structures and the educational […]

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Opinion | The Most Productive Dysfunctional Congress Ever

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Farah Stockman Ms. Stockman is a member of the editorial board. In March, Congress overhauled the U.S. Postal Service, which had been on the brink of insolvency for years. In June, […]