We are a species with the ability to significantly sway the systems of our planet, and we can choose how to use that power.
We have more information than we did at the start of the pandemic, and it's past time to put debunked theories behind us.
The poet and bookseller shaped the future of counterculture.
Empty promises have taken center stage ahead of true policy change.
Its presence last year only led to more violence and gave little benefit to the city.
Second place, middle school
Editor's note: Last year, the Minnesota Urban Debate League and Star Tribune Opinion put out a contest call to students between the ages 10 and…
Second place, high school
First place, high school
Announcing the winners of the criminal justice reform youth essay, video and audio contest.
It started as a way to celebrate the accomplishments of African Americans, but we now need to change our focus.
New film "The Mauritanian," which depicts a detainee's ordeal, comes amid President Joe Biden's bid to close the U.S. detention facility.
Social justice is never a straight line.
Dolly Parton turns down a statue in Tennessee — because she is a selfless and truly humble citizen.
It's a strategic necessity for politics to stop at the water's edge.
The shots appear to be highly effective and are a lifesaver for many.
Name-calling is a ridiculous distraction.
For that and more, the freedom fighter would honor the $20 bill in a way conservatives can celebrate at least as heartily as liberals.
The next few months will be traumatic for many of us, and we have to remember to take care of ourselves and our neighbors.