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Online, no one knows you’re a fraud

There’s been some tense back-and-forth over the Canadian mother who said she had stopped opposing vaccinations after all seven of her kids came down with whooping cough. Some say we should loudly thank Tara Hills for publicly disowning her anti-vax campaign. Others — me, for instance — are feeling less grateful. Hills went beyond spreading...

Northwest Voices

Subsidized law services: Not just a ‘liberal’ idea

State funding of civil legal services is essential to maintain the often illusory promise of equal justice for all . Civil legal services for the poor has never been a “liberal” program. Sens. Steve O’Ban and Cyrus Habib continue the longstanding bipartisan support for funding of civil legal services. The initial effort for government funding...