Chicago Tribune Opinion Express


November 2, 2016 View email in browser

Election prediction: Trump loses even if he wins

Win or lose, history will be unkind to Donald Trump. The inevitable tell-all memoirs from those inside his campaign will reveal that he is even more thin-skinned, even more ignorant of current events and public policy, even more vain and even more of a bigot and cynical con man than we now know, writes Eric Zorn.

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No difference between Clinton and Trump? Get serious

New scandals seem to emerge by the day, but important differences still exist between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, writes Clarence Page.

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Don’t blame Comey for Clinton’s self-inflicted wound

James Comey isn’t to blame for Hillary Clinton’s failure to turn over all pertinent evidence to the FBI.

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We liberals will come after you

Beware, Republicans: If this election is stolen from Hillary Clinton, the Democrats will come after you, Garrison Keillor warns.

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No, Dante Servin wasn’t disabled in the line of duty

A Chicago cop shot and killed an innocent bystander — now he’s off the force and wants disability pay for the PTSD from which he claims to have suffered.

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As Venezuela goes from bad to worse, Maduro resists a recall

Venezuela is in the midst of an economic collapse, but President Nicolas Maduro is resisting a recall attempt.

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Defense non-spending: U.S. allies know Trump would end their too-sweet deal

NATO and other allied countries fear Donald Trump will challenge their reliance on the U.S. military.

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Scott Stantis cartoons

Check out the latest cartoons by Tribune editorial cartoonist Scott Stantis.

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