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Nurses need to be listened to, not blamed

By Suzanne Gordon

Stop blaming nurses for the potential spread of Ebola.

U.S. Needs to Keep Past in Mind With Cuba

by Louis A. Perez Jr.

To better assess the recent change in U.S.-Cuba relations, we need a fuller historical understanding.
Much of the discussion in the United States during the last some weeks has tended to focus on undoing the effects of the past 50-plus years, a time that the Wall Street Journal has characterized as a period of “long-strained relations.”

How India is Assassinating Gandhi's Legacy

by Arun Gandhi

On Jan. 30, 1948, my grandfather Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, the great Indian leader and champion of nonviolence, fell to an assassin’s bullets. Indian society has recently faced a sustained assault by people of the same ideological ilk as the man who fired those fatal shots.

Mike Huckabee's Targeting of Beyonce is Absurd

by Fred McKissack

It seems like Mike Huckabee is running out of ideas.
That is why the ex-Arkansas governor and presidential aspirant is aiming at an icon of pop culture. Beyonce, he says and writes, sprays the airwaves with trashy lyrics and videos that will lead young women to the stripper pole. He even manages to use the word “pimp” in describing her husband’s Jay-Z’s role, not realizing that Beyonce’s career was soaring long before he put a ring on her finger.

Obama's Saudi Visit Hypocritical

by Moustafa Bayoumi

President Obama’s visit to Saudi Arabia to pay tribute to the late King Abdullah shows American hypocrisy.

We Shouldn't Make Felons Out of Families

by Clara Long

Contrary to the assertions of overreach by House Republicans, President Obama’s executive actions on immigrants actually don’t go far enough.
When he announced in November measures to extend temporary relief from deportation to millions of unauthorized immigrants, Obama stressed that his administration would focus on removing “felons, not families.”