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Sorting out the UMass Boston mess

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The public deserves to know the full story behind a projected $30 million deficit.

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Opinion | Richard North Patterson

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McCain sees “a world in tumult” and “a growing tribalism in the West” that “evokes the toxic past.”

Opinion | Douglas Alexander

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At the heart of the British position in these complex negotiations is a simple trade-off between sovereignty and prosperity.

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Recreational pot is going to be big business in Massachusetts. It is vital that the state gets the rules just right.

Opinion | Alex Beam

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If comparisons are odious, then what about comparison to that which is odious?

Opinion | Jeffrey D. Sachs

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President Trump’s war on science could gut America’s capacity for technological innovation.

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The State Department must assert moral leadership in helping Haiti end a devastating cholera epidemic.

Opinion | Stanley Pollack

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A program for teens has been transformative in forging bonds between police and the community.

Uncommon Knowledge

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Honest conversations, the flow of immigration, and more in this week’s Uncommon Knowledge.

Ideas | S.I. Rosenbaum

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For more than a century, the language of the Mashpee Wampanoag had no living speakers.

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As pot industry ramps up in Mass., get the rules right

Recreational pot is going to be big business in Massachusetts. It is vital that the state gets the rules just right.

Opinion | Douglas Alexander

The EU-UK divorce begins

At the heart of the British position in these complex negotiations is a simple trade-off between sovereignty and prosperity.

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Health care reform — in final analysis, yes, it’s complicated

Globe readers see victory, and maybe even a litle hope, in defeat of GOP health care bill.

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Young conservative voices welcome — superficial attributes not required

“We cannot have productive conversations with no one to speak for both sides of the issues.” — Brynna C. Bloomfield

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