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Crash-Test Dummies as Republican candidates for president

Will China’s stock crash trigger another global financial crisis? Probably not. Still, the big market swings of the past week have been a reminder that the next president may well have to deal with some of the same problems that faced George W. Bush and Barack Obama. Financial instability abides. So this is a test:...

Northwest Voices

Seattle shootings: NRA is root issue

Thank you for publishing a timely editorial concerning a critical social issue . As The Times rightly points out, the firearms carnage is unacceptable and perhaps, ultimately, unsustainable. The Times states that “this isn’t a lost cause,” but deftly avoided the gorilla in the room. Until it is confronted in a meaningful way, nothing much...