Today's Five Best Columns
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Sep 9, 2009 12:13PM ET
The NYT columnist faces scorn and ridicule for remarks about China's autocratic rule
Sep 9, 2009 12:02PM ET
As the Obama administration pushes performance pay in the classroom, some columnists say the once controversial practice is now simply common sense
Sep 9, 2009 9:53AM ET
Thoughts from a Washington Post columnist, an 11-year-old, and more
Sep 8, 2009 4:56PM ET
Conservatives say her role in hiring Van Jones proves she brought a radical agenda to the White House
Sep 8, 2009 12:33PM ET
The day before Obama delivers a make-or-break speech on health care reform, liberals tell the president to go for broke
Sep 8, 2009 8:35AM ET
David Brooks and Bob Herbert offer similar calls for a new national discourse on the same op-ed page
Sep 3, 2009 4:38PM ET
E.J. Dionne says the media made a fringe movement look mainstream
Sep 3, 2009 11:49AM ET
First takes on Obama's plan to take back the health care debate with a speech to a joint session of Congress
Sep 3, 2009 8:21AM ET
A round up of today's columns on debates we covered yesterday
Sep 2, 2009 4:01PM ET
Why is Diane Sawyer's ascent to prime time making less waves than Katie Couric?
Sep 2, 2009 1:14PM ET
Last night, the chairman of the RNC was mocked and heckled during a health care speech at the historically black university. What's the story behind his brutal reception?
Sep 2, 2009 11:47AM ET
Does their account raises more questions than it answers.
Sep 2, 2009 9:38AM ET
Sep 1, 2009 11:28AM ET
Some say California's wildfires are inevitable. Two sharp takes on how to live amongst the smoke.
Sep 1, 2009 8:59AM ET
Aug 31, 2009 5:40PM ET
Mexico and Argentina decriminalized marijuana. Some columnists say United States is next.
Aug 31, 2009 3:45PM ET
Columnists warn that the battle over the climate change bill could make the health care debate look friendly
Aug 31, 2009 9:16AM ET
Aug 28, 2009 3:05PM ET
The anniversary elicits a $400,000 investigative report and a storm of commentary
Aug 28, 2009 11:54AM ET
Christopher Hayes rouses liberals with a call to bring back the Church Committee--the comprehensive 1970s investigation that uncovered CIA assassination plots and more.
Aug 28, 2009 8:29AM ET
Aug 27, 2009 6:12PM ET
Commentators explore the ties between the nation's first black president and the deceased liberal warrior.
Aug 27, 2009 2:04PM ET
David Rothkopf says the Secretary of State is crafting the first meaningful foreign policy doctrine since the end of the Cold War. Columnists say he's way off the mark.
Aug 27, 2009 9:29AM ET
Hanna Rosin's pitch for circumcision hits a nerve among male columnists.
Aug 27, 2009 8:46AM ET
Aug 26, 2009 12:46PM ET
A step toward justice, or a dangerous blow to the CIA?
Aug 26, 2009 8:47AM ET
The Senate's "liberal lion" ends a battle with brain cancer at 77. First reactions.
Aug 25, 2009 12:44PM ET
Commentators look for scandal after Michael Jackson's death is ruled a homicide. Instead, they find tragedy.
Aug 25, 2009 12:31PM ET
Pundits go on summer vacation too. But as they take some time away, the work keeps piling up. A list of debates-in-waiting.
Aug 25, 2009 9:11AM ET