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Comment: Promise seen in vaccines to prevent breast cancer
Studies have shown good results in preventing a recurrence of cancer in patients and are being expanded.
Comment: Why we should listen when people say economy is bad
By most measures the economy is strong, but inflation is weighing on the confidence of consumers.
Comment: Anti-trans boycott of Target misses its target
Those upset by the presence of LGBTQ+ communities seek comfort in denying their existence.
Comment: Regulating social media to help kids won’t be easy
The concerns are justified but any regulation will have to find a way around the First Amendment.
Comment: U.S. needs more housing, just not public housing
What government can do, as Washington state is doing, is get out of the way of private developers.
Comment: Why the GOP is holding on to its racial resentment
Republicans, rather than adapt to a multicultural society, have elected to undermine democracy itself.
Comment: Orcas may have a message for us; are we listening?
The destruction of a boat off Spain’s coast by orcas raises questions about their frustrations and memories.
Comment: Why Ukraine should keep its fight within its borders
Incursions into Russia offer strategic benefits, but would come at a cost to Ukraine’s global support.
Comment: Federal student loan repayments need reforms
With repayments resuming soon, borrowers and the government need to prepare income-based plans.
Comment: A brief history of risks and outcomes of debt crises
Past debt ceiling and budget crises in 1995, 2011 and 2013 offer perspective on the current situation.
Comment: Hospice care isn’t giving up; it’s a gift of time, love
End-of-life care offers patients and families comfort, better quality of life and time to say goodbye.
Comment: State, local libraries rebuilding lives after prison
For those leaving prison, a library card is key to starting again. A new program offers that key.
Comment: Veterans struggling with addiction need our support
Connect veterans with the services they need through encouragement, understanding and advocacy.
Comment: It’s far too early to count out DeSantis; or others
He’s trailing Trump in the polls, but other candidates in past elections improved their marks over time.
Comment: Onus on TikTok, Snapchat to prove they’re OK for kids
Social media platforms have data on children’s use of apps; they need to share it with researchers.
Comment: Exxon isn’t coming clean on costs of climate change
The oil giant points to the costs of net-zero carbon efforts but ignores billions of dollars in economic damages.
Comment: Little for Russia to celebrate in fall of Bakhmut
At great cost, Russian mercenaries have kept their leader in Putin’s good graces. Now Russia waits for Ukraine’s next move.
Comment: Spike in childhood mortality needs nation’s attention
Covid’s ‘cascade’ of crises left youths vulnerable to deaths from suicide, guns, drugs and accidents.
Comment: AI isn’t coming for your job, but it is assessing you
Artificial intelligence already is being used for hiring and assessing your performance. Here’s how.
Comment: Big Tech can’t rest easy over its ‘liability shield’
Two Supreme Court decisions kept Section 230 in place; that may not be the case in the next lawsuit.