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Boston Globe - Opinion

ONE FREE PRESS -- Turkish journalist tops '10 Most Urgent' list of press freedom cases focused on COVID-19

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TECHNOLOGY IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST

6 months ago

EDITORIAL -- Hunger and food insecurity is rising. Congress must act

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Don't Look Back - A conversation about what we should keep from pandemic life — and what we can now reimagine, curated by Globe Opinion.

4 months ago

LETTERS - Postcards from the pandemic - The promise of trees; daily correspondence with the grandkids; a memoir in drawings — an update on how readers are coping

10 days ago

Joan Vennochi -- Keep the Biden honeymoon phase short

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Abraar Karan -- Stigma is making the COVID-19 pandemic more invisible

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DAN WASSERMAN -- Country seeks common ground

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Globe Op-Talks - Conversations with the experts writing thought-provoking Globe Opinion op-eds and Ideas features.

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A choice of evils

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The moral imperative for bioethics

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Jonathan Jennings and Kinari Webb -- The best climate change solutions benefit humanity and nature

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Timothy Scalona -- The impending eviction crisis will inflict trauma on another generation if leaders fail to act

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LETTERS -- A corrective, to a point, on DCF bias against parents with disabilities

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Peter de Menocal and Richard W. Murray -- Science is the way forward

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Ross Gelbspan -- There's a far more streamlined approach to the climate crisis than the Paris Agreement

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LETTERS -- Two sides to the student loan debt question

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Joseph Curtatone -- Pooled COVID-19 testing can help keep kids in school

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EDITORIAL -- Restoring in-person learning for neediest is the right move

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SEE ALL CARTOONS

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LETTERS -- Charting a course correction in our politics

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David Daley -- Republicans probably won't subvert the presidential election — this year

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LETTERS -- Until Trump and GOP accept truth of election, our country will suffer

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IDEAS | LINDA RODRIGUEZ MCROBBIE -- Plants will save us — if we help them do it

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IDEAS | SARAH RUTH BATES -- Q&A: The watchdog digging up big tech's dirt

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Kevin Esvelt -- The ethical way to alter organisms

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IDEAS | David Velasquez -- Take down the language barrier to citizenship

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EDITORIAL -- Cruel and all too usual: State fails inmates with mental illness

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Joan Vennochi -- Waltham hasn't delivered on its promise for Fernald

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Giving thanks: our vaccine against negativity

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Over the river, through the woods, against all directives, for one overriding reason

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In the disability community, every missing dollar is keenly felt

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Trump should extend student loan payment freeze -- Millions of Americans are set to resume making student loan payments on New Year's Day.

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Make becoming an American citizen great again -- The new citizenship test is needlessly onerous, and the Biden administration should restore the previous one.

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The Mayflower Compact turns 400 -- An imperfect founding document still holds lessons for a divided nation.

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Hunger, homelessness: an American divide that bonds us all -- "We cannot afford to let families become homeless at this scale. We need more resources to help families weather emergencies."

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Biden could spark a nationwide effort to heal our nation's divide -- "I would like to see President-elect Biden make this a top priority, and frame an approach that would appeal to both sides."

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Rationality, not intuition, should be our guide to action -- "Nothing less than the survival of humanity on our planet depends on it."

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6 months ago

ENDORSEMENT -- The Globe endorses Joe Biden for president -- The former vice president is uniquely poised to restore the integrity of the presidency and to repair the damage of the last four years.

1 month ago

The Other Swing Voter -- Political coverage often focuses on voters who oscillate between political parties in a few key swing states. Here we feature perspectives and opinions from and about demographics of Americans — young voters and Black and brown voters —who swing between voting and not voting. Readers are invited to send in 200-word letters on this topic to letter@globe.com.

2 months ago

Democracy Under Siege: Protecting US elections -- From voter suppression to gerrymandering to foreign interference, the integrity of US elections is under attack. In a three-part weekly series, Globe Opinion examines how the nation arrived at this moment and what needs to be done to protect voting rights.

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Thomas E. Patterson -- Trapped: Why the GOP's death is imminent -- The Republican Party is destroying itself. Thomas Patterson of the Harvard Kennedy School's Shorenstein Center explains the five traps the party has set for itself and warns that the party's future is in peril without reform

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Black voices now -- Globe Opinion seeks to amplify the perspectives and the voices of Black community members, scholars, activists, doctors, teachers, business leaders, students, and parents as op-ed and letter writers, and as innovators and provocateurs featured in Globe Ideas. Here we feature Black voices from the community amid the historic protests following the killing of George Floyd. We aim to amplify yet more Black voices going forward.

5 months ago

Choosing, using, and losing your health care: A policy first-aid kit -- In a four-part weekly series, Globe Opinion offers a baseline assessment of health care as well as prescriptions for fixing the industry.

8 months ago

Legal Lens documentaries -- Law and documentary film may seem far apart, but they actually share many connections. With the guidance of filmmaker and producer Joseph Tovares and support from the Hewlett Foundation, 12 Harvard Law School students from eight countries have worked since January on the Legal Lens project. You can view the films here on BostonGlobe.com.

8 months ago

Journalists are not the enemy -- A central pillar of President Trump's politics is a sustained assault on the free press. Journalists are not classified as fellow Americans, but rather "the enemy of the people."

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National Student Essay Competition winners announced

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