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EDITORIAL: Don't Believe the Hype on Obamacare Scare

The truth is that there will be increases in rates and some will be quite high. But these rate increases will only impact a small percentage of citizens.

EDITORIAL: Cathy Hughes Receives Her Flowers — and Rightfully So

Cathy Hughes received her flowers last weekend — and no one could be more deserving.

EDITOR'S COLUMN: Building Walls — A Dangerous, Destructive Notion

Donald Trump wants a wall to be built between the U.S. and Mexico. He says it must be constructed immediately to protect Americans from dangerous, criminally-minded foreigners who now live in Mexico. But walls don't only keep others out — ...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: County Needs a Plan for Pending Resort Traffic

I cannot believe the county has not made any plans for the traffic nightmare that the opening of this casino will create.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Efforts of Our Teachers Deserve Spotlight

I think a worthwhile addition to The Washington Informer would be profiles of different DCPS or charter school teachers in each issue.

EDITOR'S COLUMN: Dreams of Returning to the Good Old Days Aren't Always So Good

Donald Trump has often said he wants our country to return to the "good old days." For me and those who look like me, his dream is our nightmare.

EDITORIAL: Hillary Clinton the Only Logical Choice

The editorial board of The Washington Informer unanimously endorses Hillary Clinton for president of the United States.

MUHAMMAD: America's Choice — Racial Separation or Race War

The United States is on the brink of implosion, not so unlike 160 years ago when the righteous cause of abolishing slavery was at issue.

CLINGMAN: Hillary's Emails, Trump's Secret Tapes and Social Security

Hillary's emails, Bill and Donald's dalliances and sexual conquests are obviously far more critical (and titillating) than a small issue like our disabled and elderly being able to live out their lives without having to worry about silly things like ...

MARIAN WRIGHT EDELMAN: Early-Childhood Infrastructure Urgently Needed

New investments in buildings, roads and bridges are a key foundation for our economic success. Even more important to that success is building our human infrastructure — a foundation for preparing our nation's children for the future.

MALVEAUX: Four Things Obama Can Do to Help Blacks in Last 100 Days

Instead of staking his legacy on the results of the November elections, however, President Obama might be better advised to improve his legacy by taking bold actions in these last days of his presidency.

JESSE JACKSON: Local Focus Could Prevent Another Useless Debate

Moderator Chris Wallace should use Las Vegas as more than a backdrop. He should use it as a guide to issues that matter. Perhaps that can save us from another scratch-and-claw alley fight.

SILVA: D.C. Council, Mayor Must Support Death with Dignity Act

Medical aid in dying is one option among several that can be available to people facing a terminal prognosis of six months or less to live. It is a humane and compassionate option, and it is an option those of ...

REYNOLDS: Hillary Clinton Should Not Endure Another Debate With Donald Trump

What Trump stands for, we don't need; in fact, his values demean us here at home and in the world.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Many Frustrated By Museum Ticket Shortage

Help! I've read all of the articles in your paper about the new African-American Museum in Washington, D.C., but I need help in trying to get tickets for my Scout troop. What can I do?