Opinion Archive

Raoul Lowery Contreras, opinion contributor - 03/17/18 06:00 AM EDT
What is, at its narrowest point, fewer than two miles wide, through which one-third of world trade and half of all the world’s oil is shipped?In fact, 80 percent of the oil and gasoline that American allies Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan, as well as...
Jeramie D. Scott, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 06:30 PM EDT
When most people think of mass surveillance databases, the first thing that comes to mind is the government or an agency like the NSA. But the government is not the only one in the business of creating massive surveillance databases. Private...
Bert Ely, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 05:00 PM EDT
Senate passage Wednesday evening of its version of financial services regulatory reform (S. 2155) hardly ensures a smooth passage to final enactment of long-sought reforms to the Dodd-Frank Act (DFA) that Congress enacted in 2010.Despite...
Kitty Block, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 04:30 PM EDT
The heartbreaking story of a 10-month old French bulldog, Kokito, who died after a flight attendant ordered that he be stowed in an overhead compartment, has horrified people across the country. As details continue to unfold — the dog apparently...
Tom Wathen and Marcia Argust, opinion contributors - 03/16/18 07:00 PM EDT
Congress created the National Park Service (NPS) in 1916 and tasked it with caring for our nation’s treasured parks. As our National Park System begins its second century, it should be a showcase of smart technology, energy and cost efficiencies,...
Alexander Vershbow, Daniel Fried, Franklin D. Kramer, opinion contributors - 03/16/18 05:30 PM EDT
The London nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter has been specifically ascribed to Russia by the United Kingdom prime minister, fully supported by the White House and American officials including at the United...
Morgan Wright, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 04:45 PM EDT
August 18, 1941. A date which will live in infamy.No — the date is correct. That was the first known attack on the Ukrainian energy grid by Russia. Stalin’s secret police — the NKVD — blew up the Zaporizhzhya hydroelectric dam along the banks of the...
Andrew Byers, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 04:00 PM EDT
Eleven months ago, on the eve of the first meeting between President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, I counseled the Trump administration to initiate bilateral diplomatic talks with North Korea. The United States has finally done so. Details...

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Emily Mendrala, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 03:30 PM EDT
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Robert C. Wright, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 02:15 PM EDT
Mario Marazzi, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 02:00 PM EDT
David Schoenbrod, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 01:45 PM EDT
Sarah Hunt and Bob Beauprez, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 01:30 PM EDT
John Lott, Jr., opinion contributor - 03/16/18 01:15 PM EDT
James Bovard, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 01:10 PM EDT
Riley Walters, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 01:00 PM EDT
David Balto and Matthew Lane, opinion contributors - 03/16/18 12:30 PM EDT
Daniel Sepulveda, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 12:15 PM EDT
Brent Budowsky, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 12:00 PM EDT
Elise Gornish, Martha Gilliland and Rachel Gallery, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 11:00 AM EDT
Robert Manning, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 10:45 AM EDT
Seth J. Frantzman, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 10:30 AM EDT
Brian Lonergan, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 10:00 AM EDT
Jonathan Turley, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 09:30 AM EDT
Mark Plotkin, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 09:00 AM EDT
Stuart Brotman. opinion contributor - 03/16/18 08:30 AM EDT
Craig Gundersen, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 08:00 AM EDT
Sandeep Gopalan, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 07:30 AM EDT
Robert L. Woodson, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 07:00 AM EDT
Maria Cardona, opinion contributor - 03/16/18 06:45 AM EDT
Marie Fishpaw and Dan Holler, opinion contributors - 03/16/18 06:30 AM EDT
Ken Blackwell, opinion contributor - 03/15/18 06:00 PM EDT
Jessica Leston, opinion contributor - 03/15/18 05:30 PM EDT
Ezra Rosser, opinion contributor - 03/15/18 05:15 PM EDT
Ray Haynes, opinion contributor - 03/15/18 05:00 PM EDT
David A. Super, opinion contributor - 03/15/18 04:45 PM EDT
Meredith L. Patten, opinion contributor - 03/15/18 04:30 PM EDT
Joshua Habursky, opinion contributor - 03/15/18 04:00 PM EDT
Camille Pecastaing, opinion contributor - 03/15/18 03:45 PM EDT
Former Rep. Patrick Murphy (D-Fla.), opinion contributor - 03/15/18 03:45 PM EDT
Jeff Schlegelmilch, opinion contributor - 03/15/18 03:30 PM EDT
Deborah Brautigam and Kevin P. Gallagher, opinion contributors - 03/15/18 03:15 PM EDT
Lila Rose, opinion contributor - 03/15/18 03:00 PM EDT
Joe Concha, opinion contributor - 03/15/18 02:30 PM EDT
Lars Trautman, opinion contribiutor - 03/15/18 02:15 PM EDT
Jessica Trisko Darden, opinion contributor - 03/15/18 02:00 PM EDT
Justin Haskins and Timothy Benson, opinion contributors - 03/15/18 01:45 PM EDT