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Former ASU chancellor lands job at Austin Pea

The dark tunnel of Tim Hudson's self-destructive career has remarkably seen light again. After being forced Aug. 2 to resign his post as chancellor of Arkansas State University under a cloud of ethical misconduct and perhaps criminal activity, Hudson has turned. . .

Is a Trump-Putin detente dead?

Among the reasons Donald Trump is president is that he read the nation and the world better than his rivals. He saw the surging power of American nationalism at home, and of ethnonationalism in Europe. And he embraced Brexit. While our bipartisan establishment...

There's nothing free

It was Nobel laureate economist Milton Friedman who made famous the adage, "There's no such thing as a free lunch." Professor Friedman could have added that there is a difference between something's being free and something's having a zero price. For example,...

Trump's vilification of the media sounds familiar

For reasons he cannot fathom, Donald Trump has been asked recently about anti-Semitism, not just the rising number of incidents both here and abroad but also — as he oddly interpreted a question at his latest news conference — his own attitudes. As for the latter,. . .

A failure to communicate

To sum up President Donald Trump's first month in office, he has exceeded everyone's expectations. To those who opposed him, he's worse than expected. To those who supported him, he's done exactly what he said he would do and more. And everyone hates the. . .

Flynn may be gone, but serious questions remain

President Donald Trump confronts complicated problems as the investigation widens into Russia's attack on our political system. But his responsibilities are simple: A month ago, he swore an oath that he would "faithfully execute" his office and "preserve, protect. . .

'Bathroom bill' could upend Arkansas session

Two years ago, a bill blasted by critics as anti-LGBT upended the final days of a legislative session that Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson had hoped to focus on tax cuts and health care reform. A plan by GOP lawmakers to push for a "bathroom bill" targeting. . .