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09/24/2018 The key to recovery from a sports scandal

The key to recovery from a sports scandal Two of the biggest scandals in recent sports history were back in the news last week. Each in its own way continues to provide a lesson on how contrition is a necessary step toward redemption. The larger of the two scandals was the serial sexual abuse of girls and women by the team doctor for USA Gymnastics, Larry Nassar.


09/24/2018 Breakfast with Tom Donohue: ‘real trade war’ would harm economy

Breakfast with Tom Donohue: ‘real trade war’ would harm economyTom Donohue, head of the US Chamber of Commerce, is an old friend of the Monitor’s. But don’t call Mr. Donohue old. And certainly don’t suggest, even after his 21 years as the Chamber’s president and CEO, it may be time to retire.


09/24/2018 At UN, a less restrained Trump expected to double down on America First

At UN, a less restrained Trump expected to double down on America FirstIf all eyes will be on President Trump when he rises to the podium of the gold-and-green-marbled United Nations General Assembly auditorium Tuesday morning, it is in part for reasons that have been true since the UN arose from the ashes of World War II. First, because the president of the United States leads the most powerful nation on earth.


09/24/2018 Readers write: Examination of US democracy, Nigerian zoo, Fourth of July coverage

Readers write: Examination of US democracy, Nigerian zoo, Fourth of July coverageThe July 27 Monitor Daily article “A system under stress: Is US democracy showing real cracks?” is by far what I’ve found most enlightening on that matter. Take our geography quiz. The July 27 Monitor Daily article “A system under stress: Is US democracy showing real cracks?” is a very well-written and thought-provoking article.


World News
09/24/2018 The key to recovery from a sports scandal

The key to recovery from a sports scandal Two of the biggest scandals in recent sports history were back in the news last week. Each in its own way continues to provide a lesson on how contrition is a necessary step toward redemption. The larger of the two scandals was the serial sexual abuse of girls and women by the team doctor for USA Gymnastics, Larry Nassar.


09/24/2018 Breakfast with Tom Donohue: ‘real trade war’ would harm economy

Breakfast with Tom Donohue: ‘real trade war’ would harm economyTom Donohue, head of the US Chamber of Commerce, is an old friend of the Monitor’s. But don’t call Mr. Donohue old. And certainly don’t suggest, even after his 21 years as the Chamber’s president and CEO, it may be time to retire.


09/24/2018 At UN, a less restrained Trump expected to double down on America First

At UN, a less restrained Trump expected to double down on America FirstIf all eyes will be on President Trump when he rises to the podium of the gold-and-green-marbled United Nations General Assembly auditorium Tuesday morning, it is in part for reasons that have been true since the UN arose from the ashes of World War II. First, because the president of the United States leads the most powerful nation on earth.


09/24/2018 Readers write: Examination of US democracy, Nigerian zoo, Fourth of July coverage

Readers write: Examination of US democracy, Nigerian zoo, Fourth of July coverageThe July 27 Monitor Daily article “A system under stress: Is US democracy showing real cracks?” is by far what I’ve found most enlightening on that matter. Take our geography quiz. The July 27 Monitor Daily article “A system under stress: Is US democracy showing real cracks?” is a very well-written and thought-provoking article.