EDITORIAL

A peaceful rally, but a few disquieting questions linger

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EDITORIAL

A peaceful rally, but a few disquieting questions linger

The huge response to Saturday’s rally should be seen as an important statement of public disgust toward vile groups and the hateful beliefs they espouse.

Alex Beam

If Lee goes, will Washington and Jefferson follow?

Here is the dispiriting problem with President Trump’s disjointed rants: Sometimes he is right.

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It’s a walk in the park — all of them.

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