Opinion Columns

Littwin: Imagine being a GOP senator watching Obama speak at John Lewis’ funeral and then going home to defend Trump

Cory Gardner got his chance to separate himself from Trump on the president’s delay-the-election tweet. But the Trump that Obama skewered is the Trump that Gardner and rest of the GOP Senate embrace.

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Nicolais: Trump is losing it, but what he really fears is being a loser

Trump’s toothless threat to postpone the election underscores that he doesn't care about dragging Republicans down with him

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Littwin: They didn’t arrest the driver who sped through Aurora protesters, but they did arrest the guy who shot at the Jeep

No one, by the way, is happier than Trump when mostly peaceful protests turn violent. It’s his campaign strategy. That’s why he’s sending more U.S. marshals/border patrol agents/secret police to Portland.

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Littwin: Baseball returns, but not like we’ve seen it before, with Black Lives Matter a big focus

The NBA, MLB, even the NFL can read the polls and know that they have to ally themselves with their players, with Black Lives Matter and the protests. The White House must be reading different polls.

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Nicolais: Struggling higher education institutions could learn a thing or two from my brother

After spending nearly fifteen years developing online education courses for Harvard, my younger brother sees more opportunity than despair in the current environment

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