If Nantucket has room for golf, it can tolerate housing

The housing crisis on Nantucket has forced some workers to sleep on basement floors and other improvised spaces.

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On Nantucket, a battle for housing flares between the workforce and the wealthy.

Renée Graham

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/05/22/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/graham-4319.jpg Let’s purge the GOP’s rote excuses for mass shootings

It’s the guns, stupid.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/05/22/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/Scot_Lehigh_150px-4328.jpg Trump administration’s internal struggle: rule of law or law of ruler

If the president fires Robert Mueller, it will be an unmistakable indicator he has something to hide.

Opinion | Paul Tremblay

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/05/23/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/semlec3-11479-4327.jpg A new history of violence

The lockdown drill is at 12:45 p.m. The rest of the faculty and I know it is coming. The students do not.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/04/24/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ryan_mtida3_met.jpg More questions for Mount Ida’s former president

Barry Brown served as a trustee for a nonprofit that made a $16.5 million loan to the struggling Mount Ida College in Newton at the same time that he was the college president.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/05/21/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/vennochi-4345.jpg John Lewis endorses status quo by backing Michael Capuano

Once the club lets you in, your job is to defend fellow club members.

Opinion | Mary Robinson

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/05/21/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/horzrobinson.jpg How Massachusetts can blaze a trail for climate action

Ireland’s former president issues a call to action for the commonwealth on climate change.

Alex Beam

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/05/17/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/beam-4317.jpg A Canadian’s valentine for Donald Trump

Conrad Black, author of “Donald J. Trump: President Like No Other,” is about as Trumpian a character as Canada could produce.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/05/18/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/reneeLoth_150px-4339.jpg Nothing pragmatic in Charlie Baker’s death penalty gambit

The death penalty doesn’t deter crime, it’s racially biased, and geographically capricious.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/04/24/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/AFP_MI9GF-7683.jpg Banning Airbnb won’t solve anything

Mayor Marty Walsh’s latest effort to regulate short-term rentals is grounded in that love-hate relationship with the industry.

Dan Wasserman

Trump and Giuliani seek to end the witch hunt

The president and his trusted adviser try to unwind this complicated affair.

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From Globe Opinion

Opinion | Paul Tremblay

A new history of violence

The lockdown drill is at 12:45 p.m. The rest of the faculty and I know it is coming. The students do not.


Bookended blunders over Iran, North Korea

Readers find Niall Ferguson’s praise of Trump’s foreign policy misplaced.


The ‘wherever’ ease of dockless bikes places obstacles in path of disabled

“There have already been accounts of the bikes parked in ways that block ramps and other ADA-compliant access points.”


Keep guns away from those who shouldn’t have them

“We need to keep mentally disturbed people away from firearms of all kinds.”

From Globe Ideas

Ideas | Linda Rodriguez McRobbie

Don’t get too comfortable: America’s relentless pursuit of convenience and relaxation

Frontier spirit? As if. It’s the quest for convenience and sameness that shapes the American psyche.

Ideas | Catharine Wang

The dodgy world of do-it-yourself genetics

Direct-to-consumer companies are generating some unintended spillover effects that consumers may not be prepared for.

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