Columnists

Stand firm on nuke inspections

President Obama warned Iran’s ayatollahs on Tuesday that he was ready to walk away from a nuclear deal if Tehran won’t agree to tough measures to prevent cheating. Let’s hope he means what he says. Negotiators have already extended the deadline from June 30 to July 7. The administration should push it back further if...

Northwest Voices

Climate change: Cost of inaction is too high

In his recent guest opinion piece (“State and city climate policy is mired in symbolism,” Opinion, June 27) Todd Myers characterizes Seattle and Washington’s efforts to reduce carbon pollution as merely “symbolic.” While there is still much work to do and the author is correct that we didn’t meet an important goal, Seattle’s numbers tell...