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Eli Lake: No mystery why Trump doesn’t trust U.S. spies
The least interesting question about the Donald Trump presidency is why he doesn't trust the judgment of America's spy agencies.
Margaret Sullivan: Sean Hannity, Breitbart make villains out of abused women
Kathleen Parker: What to my wondering ears did he say?
Trudy Rubin: President hitches policy to reckless Saudi prince
Have President Trump and his son-in-law bet their entire Mideast policy on a reckless 32-year-old Saudi crown prince who is getting in over his head?
Michael Strain: Planned tax on university endowment earnings bad
The late Daniel Patrick Moynihan's prescription for building a world class city? "Build a great university, and wait 200 years." New York's Democratic senator understood that fruit grows when a few square blocks are seeded with producers and consumers of knowledge, intensely focused on those activities.
Clarence Page: Trump helps drive bigger turnout for Democrats
Shortly after Inauguration Day, I began to see a new headline pop up in my email feed: "Run For Something."
Chad Storlie: Vietnam vets deserve thanks for their efforts
Leonard Pitts: Why are we all right with mass shootings?
Walter E. Williams: Liberals use blacks as stalking horses
When hunting was the major source of food, hunters often used stalking horses as a means of sneaking up on their prey. They would synchronize their steps on the side of the horse away from their prey until they were close enough for a good shot.
Jonah Goldberg: GOP cannot afford to chase away its own
Politics is about addition, not subtraction. I don't know who first said it (the internet offers many possibilities), but it's an iron law of politics, not just democracy. You gain power by adding forces to your coalition, and you lose power by subtracting forces from your coalition.
Ray Croft: United Way embraces new way to help
Clarence Page: Immigration reform needs Trump the negotiator
Marc Thiessen: President treats alleged terrorists like Obama did
When it comes to getting "tough" with captured terrorists, it looks as though President Donald Trump is all talk and no action.