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Hillary Clinton’s emails: She’s lying in plain sight

Speaking in San Francisco Thursday, Hillary Clinton told supporters that Donald Trump is not fit to be president. “He roots for himself,” the former Secretary ...

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‘The Great White Hope’

“Something startling is happening to middle-aged white Americans. Unlike every other age group, unlike every other racial and ethnic group ... death rates in this group ...

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Hey, Sanders supporters: All roads lead to Venezuela

When socialist Hugo Chavez became president of Venezuela after the 1998 election, he promised a path he described as “revolutionary,” the same word Bernie Sanders ...

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Bernie needs to do the math

Math was actually my best subject, until seventh grade, when I was the only girl on the math team: As if it were on the ...

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Failed Republicans want to rewrite the Constitution

Did you ever wonder why unsuccessful candidates merely “suspend” their campaigns after losing a key primary instead of terminating them? Surely all those candidates know ...

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Says millionaire trying to take over GOP

Editor, Manteca Bulletin,

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Is Scarborough Shoal worth spilling American blood?

If China begins to reclaim and militarize Scarborough Shoal, says Philippines President Benigno S. Aquino III, America must fight.

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Posted: may. 24, 2016 12:57 a.m. | | Is Scarborough Shoal worth spilling American blood? Comments 0 Comments

Ferguson Effect by the Bay

“It’s as hard right now to be a cop maybe as it’s ever been,” San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr to The Chronicle ...

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Most indebted class ever

Congratulations, college graduates! As you enter the next phase of life, you and your parents should be proud of your achievements.

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Posted: may. 23, 2016 12:14 a.m. | | Most indebted class ever Comments 0 Comments

Male and female still matter in combat

Less than a year after the Supreme Court decided that marriage no longer needs partners of the opposite sex, the other two branches of the ...

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The Democrats’ Sanders

If Donald Trump supporters had booed a Republican senator at a state convention over the weekend, if they threw chairs because they did not like ...

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Shameless New York Times

The New York Times proclaimed the results of its six-week “investigation” of Donald Trump’s behavior with women on the front page of the Sunday ...

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Conservative heretics

In his coquettish refusal to accept the Donald, Paul Ryan says he cannot betray the conservative “principles” of the party of Abraham Lincoln, high among ...

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Here’s why Trump tap dances on taxes

Donald Trump has reason to be reluctant to release his tax returns. In a New York Times piece about Ben Rhodes, President Obama’s deputy ...

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The election: This is real

This is not a television show.

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Sanchez doesn’t back down

Running to replace Barbara Boxer in the U.S. Senate, Rep. Loretta Sanchez, D-Calif., is not backing down from comments she made in December about ...

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Zuckerberg’s conservative battle

Mark Zuckerberg and his massive social-media site Facebook have come under strong criticism for allegedly suppressing stories of interest for conservative readers from its influential ...

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Is Mitt on suicide mission?

“It’s a suicide mission,” said the Republican Party Chairman.

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Most racism is mundane

This spring, the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus has been the site of several heinous acts of racism: An Asian student was spat on and a ...

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Onshore tax havens

The first thing you notice on the cab ride from the airport to downtown Panama City is the skyscrapers. They’re architecturally beautiful, but jumbled ...

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Selectively eliminate foods that bring on reflux

DEAR DR. ROACH: I have GERD. I’ve been on a proton pump inhibitor for a month, and though it’s quite effective, I do ...

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America’s other epidemic: Chronic untreated pain

The death of Prince, who apparently had a Percocet problem, and a 2016 presidential primary peppered with New England town halls that delved into increased ...

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Donald Trump the Disrupter

Cathy McMorris Rodgers, the GOP House leadership member from Washington state, finally uttered the words I’ve been waiting to hear with respect to Donald ...

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Clinton’s private server, Sanders’ public blindness

Of course I had to ask Sen. Bernie Sanders about former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s private email account when he came to a ...

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Posted: may. 13, 2016 12:52 a.m. | | Clinton’s private server,  Sanders’ public blindness Comments 0 Comments

Who speaks for Republicans?

“No modern precedent exists for the revival of a party so badly defeated, so intensely discredited, and so essentially split as the Republican Party is ...

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Donald Trump can win

For the umpteenth time, Donald Trump is no conservative. He is an economic populist. When asked to name the top three functions of government, he ...

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Trump: The GOP nominee?

Donald Trump: the Republican Party’s nominee for president?

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Posted: may. 12, 2016 1:29 a.m. | | Trump: The GOP nominee? Comments 0 Comments

No third-party candidate

Every four years, there is political chatter about trying to run a third-party candidate who will supposedly be more conservative than the Republican nominee. The ...

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Posted: may. 11, 2016 1:14 a.m. | | No third-party candidate Comments 0 Comments

Trump must prove that he can do the job

Donald Trump has swept the primaries and is now the presumptive GOP presidential nominee. His almost unbelievable primary surge — from New York to Indiana — was ...

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Posted: may. 09, 2016 1:40 a.m. | | Trump must prove  that he can do the job Comments 0 Comments

Adulthood in the nanny state

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors is flirting with the idea of letting 16- and 17-year-olds vote in local elections. Last year, Supervisor John Avalos ...

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King coal is headed to prison

So long, Don, it’s been God-awful to know you.

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Transgender ‘fact’ & fantasy

The liberal opinion site that calls itself PolitiFact insists it’s just a fact-checking website. When choosing to assess whether a politician’s claim is ...

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It’s panic time on the right

When Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas announced Tuesday night, after losing Indiana, that he was suspending his presidential primary campaign, it was not a fatal ...

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Why Russia resents us

Friday, a Russian SU-27 did a barrel roll over a U.S. RC-135 over the Baltic, the second time in two weeks.

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Donald Trump crosses a border

Donald Trump had to squeeze through a hole in a fence to speak at the California Republican Convention on Friday. He said it felt like ...

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How Trump turned Cruz into the establishment candidate

Donald Trump’s landslide victory in the New York GOP primary was a game-changer. It ended his Wisconsin slump and set the stage for an ...

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“Adrenal fatigue” not always used accurately

DEAR DR. ROACH: I had apoplexy, a ruptured pituitary tumor, developed panhypopituitarism, then adrenal insufficiency. I am doing fairly well with cortisol replacement, thyroid supplement ...

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Dogs that bite are serious liability issue

DEAR DIDI:  I was out bicycling when a lady walking her dog began screaming behind me.  I glanced down in time to notice a wiener ...

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At last, America first!

Whether the establishment likes it or not, and it evidently does not, there is a revolution going on in America.

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Posted: apr. 30, 2016 12:33 a.m. | | At last, America first! Comments 0 Comments

The lesser of the evils?

It’s pretty darn depressing when political writers are essentially writing off the 2016 election as a choice between the lesser of two evils — seven ...

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Posted: apr. 29, 2016 1:09 a.m. | | The lesser of the evils? Comments 0 Comments

Is college too pricey? Wait till it’s made ‘free’

As he panders for the youth vote, Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders promises free tuition at public colleges and universities because, he says, “a college ...

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Posted: apr. 28, 2016 1:17 a.m. | | Is college too pricey?  Wait till it’s made ‘free’ Comments 0 Comments

ESPN fires Schilling: What about liberal offenders?

ESPN fired baseball analyst and former All-Star Curt Schilling for mocking the debate about the North Carolina public facilities law. On his Facebook page, Schilling ...

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Posted: apr. 28, 2016 1:17 a.m. | | ESPN fires Schilling: What about liberal offenders? Comments 0 Comments

If God is dead . . .

In a recent column Dennis Prager made an acute observation.

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Posted: apr. 26, 2016 12:53 a.m. | | If God is dead . . . Comments 0 Comments

College students do not get their money’s worth

When I worked my way through college in the 1940s, tuition was $200 to $250 a year. My children’s tuition was $2,000 to ...

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Posted: apr. 25, 2016 1:44 a.m. | | College students do not  get their money’s worth Comments 0 Comments

Learning grows in Manteca High labs

Following their initial foray into “green” construction with the Regional Environmental Studies Center (RESC) building at the district office, Manteca Unified School District established their ...

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Posted: apr. 25, 2016 1:19 a.m. | | Learning grows in Manteca High labs Comments 0 Comments

The umbrage factory

America is a country of strivers. Alas, having attained so much success, many Americans now strive to be offended. Polite agreement to disagree is gone ...

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Dishonoring General Jackson

In Samuel Eliot Morison’s “The Oxford History of the American People,” there is a single sentence about Harriet Tubman.

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Rebels without a clue

JAYBerns: jobless, angry, young Bernie Sanders supporters.

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Love finds a way in Oakland

In this age of hypersensitivity, the more trivial an issue is, the more controversy surrounds it. This month, Oakland’s City Council voted 5-3 to ...

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Posted: apr. 21, 2016 1:15 a.m. | | Love finds a way in Oakland Comments 0 Comments

CHINESE STUDENTS

High school seniors are eagerly watching their mail this month, hoping for the “fat envelope” indicating acceptance by the college of their choice. Unfortunately, more ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2016 12:19 a.m. | | CHINESE STUDENTS Comments 0 Comments

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