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Chen Guangcheng: Still waiting on China to honor its pledges

By Chen Guangcheng June 24 at 8:31 PM Chen Guangcheng is a distinguished senior fellow in human rights at the Witherspoon Institute, distinguished visiting fellow of the Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies at Catholic University and senior distinguished adviser at...

Congress has a role in U.S. military action in Iraq

By Tim Kaine June 24 at 8:33 PM Tim Kaine, a Democrat, represents Virginia in the Senate. Last week, both the Obama administration and certain members of Congress said that no congressional authorization is needed for U.S. military action in Iraq. I deeply disagree. The framers...
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Marcus: The myths of smoking pot

Ruth Marcus Columnist Ruth Marcus is a columnist and editorial writer for The Post, specializing in American politics and domestic policy. From her perch as head of the National Institute on Drug Abuse in Bethesda, Nora Volkow watches anxiously as the country embarks on what she...
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Ignatius: A terrorist with gang-leader charisma

David Ignatius Opinion writer David Ignatius writes a twice-a-week foreign affairs column and contributes to the PostPartisan blog. A glimpse of the passionate loyalty inspired by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the insurgent group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and...
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Milbank: Obama’s political bogey on the golf course

Dana Milbank Opinion writer Dana Milbank writes about political theater in the nation’s capital. He joined the Post as a political reporter in 2000. On June 14, Sunni rebels threatened Baghdad after seizing much of Iraq — and President Obama fearlessly played a round at the...
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Chen Guangcheng: Still waiting on China to honor its pledges

By Chen Guangcheng June 24 at 8:31 PM Chen Guangcheng is a distinguished senior fellow in human rights at the Witherspoon Institute, distinguished visiting fellow of the Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies at Catholic University and senior distinguished adviser at...
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Congress has a role in U.S. military action in Iraq

By Tim Kaine June 24 at 8:33 PM Tim Kaine, a Democrat, represents Virginia in the Senate. Last week, both the Obama administration and certain members of Congress said that no congressional authorization is needed for U.S. military action in Iraq. I deeply disagree. The framers...
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Marcus: The myths of smoking pot

Ruth Marcus Columnist Ruth Marcus is a columnist and editorial writer for The Post, specializing in American politics and domestic policy. From her perch as head of the National Institute on Drug Abuse in Bethesda, Nora Volkow watches anxiously as the country embarks on what she...

Are Supreme Court justices earning unjust deserts with teaching, book income?

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Encouraging African American participation in clinical trials is key to curing Alzheimer’s

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