photos by heather hopp-bruce/globe staff

May Boston’s space savers rest in peace

Pull something out of the house and into a parking space, and you know it might well disappear forever. By Joanna Weiss

Charlie Baker unveiled his state budget proposal for fiscal year 2016.

opinion | George Donnelly

How to raise taxes — and get away with it

The problem with dogmatically avoiding the concept of new taxes is that it will neuter the state as an agent of economic change.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke about Iran before a joint session of Congress on Tuesday.


Netanyahu seizes opportunity in speech before Congress

The Israeli leader was able to paint a picture of the Iran nuclear talks because the White House failed to do so first.

alex beam

Dr. Internet will see you now

Diagnosing yourself with websites can’t be a good idea. But it’s a sure bet that millions of people do it every day.

// You react: The Tsarnaev trial

Globe Opinion is hosting a moderated forum during the course of the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial.

Video game developer Brianna Wu has been the target of death threats.


PAX East needs to stand up for women

As a major force in video gaming, the convention’s organizers need to do more to root out misogyny.

dan wasserman

Editorial cartoons by Dan Wasserman

A look at the most recent illustrated viewpoints from Globe editorial cartoonist Dan Wasserman.

Meet the editorial board

// A guide to Globe Opinion

Explaining the various features of the opinion pages as well as staff contact information.

Joyce Carol Oates on race, police brutality

// Complicit in racism

Unwittingly, yet not altogether innocently, whites are enabling police brutality.

Illustrated column

derrick z. jackson

// ‘I’m a statistic’

Examine the positive numbers about young black men.

Editorial series: ‘Service Not Included’

// Diners should demand high quality for workers as well as the food

Americans have started asking questions about every aspect of a restaurant’s operations — except for how employees are treated.

Alan Dershowitz on fighting terrorism

// War of principles

How should a democracy decide when to compromise its ideals in pursuit of victory over terrorists?