COMMENTARY: Pelosi’s bid for speaker puts Democrats in disarray

COMMENTARY | Ruben Navarrette Jr.To the victor goes the mayhem. Democrats in Congress are learning that lesson as they manage their way through hard...

COMMENTARY: Thanksgiving for a Native American

COMMENTARY | Mark Anthony RoloEvery year at this time I wonder why we, as American Indians, bother to celebrate Thanksgiving. Despite all our social...

COMMENTARY: OK, Democrats, don’t flunk your first test

COMMENTARY | Albert R. HuntNow we know that Democrats really did ride a blue wave on Nov. 6 to take control of the House...

COMMENTARY: A Texas pastor calls Democrats ‘godless’: ‘God will not bless America’

COMMENTARY | Bud Kennedy Pastor Ed Young of Houston is not the only pastor saying that. The leader of the Houston-based Texas Pastor Council, Republican anti-LGBT...

COMMENTARY: The many benefits immigrants bring to the US

COMMENTARY | Josh T. Smith and Jesse BakerWhile calls for restricting immigration are often made on economic grounds, there is little evidence that restricting...

COMMENTARY: The NRA doesn’t seem so invincible anymore

Both events are novel. The election results have been ably covered. The short version is that the NRA lost all over the place. Gun-safety groups...

COMMENTARY: November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and a good time to learn more

BY LORENA SAENZ GONZALEZLung cancer is a brutal disease, and we can do far better in preventing it and detecting it early. Screening rates...

COMMENTARY: Young voters are doing us proud. Can we do the same for them?

BY MICHELLE CASTILLOThere is so much talk this year about young people and the election. Following massive youth mobilizations against gun violence, analysts and...

COMMENTARY: Am I my brother’s keeper?

BY RABBI CLAUDIO J. KOGANI am sure all of us were shocked by last Saturday’s news and to learn about another shooting. This time,...

COMMENTARY: Occupational licensing contributes to Texas’ labor shortages

BY EDWARD TIMMONS AND VANCE GINNSTexas has job openings; Texas has workers willing and eager to fill them. Where’s the disconnect that has resulted...