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Put a woman on the $20 bill

It may always be “all about the Benjamins.” But maybe it should also be all about the Bartons, the Tubmans or the Roosevelts.Clara Barton, the Civil War nurse who ... [Read the editorial]

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Debra J. Saunders: Democrats chose to make Netanyahu visit political  March 5
Dana Milbank: Netanyahu’s path commits U.S. to war  March 5
Kathleen Parker: Freedom Caucus shows it’s freely losing  March 5
Sid Schwab: Obama’s boots on ground of global realities  March 4
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Making cancer a fair fight
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Reclaiming Islam
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Anti-vaccine fever
Anti-vaccine fever: Viewpoints: Fears have been overcome before and will again

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Guest commentary / Mandatory immunization: Let parents weigh good, bad of vaccines   March 5
Guest commentary / Granite Falls motorcycle trails: Permit process flawed for motocross project  March 1
Commentary / Fighting cancer: Stop looking for one 'cure' for breast cancer   March 1
Other Voices / Obama pipeline veto: Energy wasted on Keystone XL debate   March 1
Guest commentary / E-cigarette laws: E-cigarettes have their place for those who want to quit smoking   Feb. 28
Guest commentary / Support for veterans: Political infighting isn’t helping veterans   Feb. 26
Guest commentary / Middle East extremism: Policy has a place in standing up to ISIS   Feb. 22
Viewpoints: What you might not know about Islam, Muhammad  Feb. 22
Other voices / Oil train disasters: Safety goes off the rails   Feb. 22
Commentary / Income inequality: Survey shows anxiety among poor nearing retirement   Feb. 22

More editorials

In Our View / Investing corporate profits: Value workers as shareholders   March 2
In Our View / Oso landslide response: Progress that honors victims   March 1
In Our View / Trade bank reauthorization: Let Export-Import do its work   Feb. 27
In Our View / 2015 Legislature: Approve WSU medical school   Feb. 26
In Our View / Silvertips and AquaSox: Pay young athletes their due   Feb. 25
In Our View / Cocoon House and Everett Gospel Mission: Your part in aiding homeless   Feb. 24
In Our View / Oil Train Safety: We’ve been warned, repeatedly   Feb. 23
In Our View / 2015 Legislature: Extend tax breaks for film productions in state  Feb. 22
In Our View / Paine Field passenger terminal: Passenger service proposal deserves fair look  Feb. 20
In Our View / Fast-track trade authority: A trade deal that works for all   Feb. 19
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