The Buffalo News - Viewpoint http://www.buffalonews.com Latest stories from The Buffalo News en-us Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:18:05 -0500 Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:18:05 -0500 <![CDATA[ It’s time to reform tax system that is tilted toward the wealthy ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/its-time-to-reform-tax-system-that-is-tilted-toward-the-wealthy-20150125 Read More ]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:05:04 -0500 By Joseph Anthony

Los Angeles Times

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<![CDATA[ Pass legislation to expand access to Suboxone so opiate addicts can get the help they need ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/pass-legislation-to-expand-access-to-suboxone-so-opiate-addicts-can-get-the-help-they-need-20150125 Read More ]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:05:01 -0500 By Christene Amabile

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<![CDATA[ Move over, humans, the robodocs are coming: Technology is going to significantly transform medicine, with sensors monitoring body functions ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/move-over-humans-the-robodocs-are-coming-technology-is-going-to-significantly-transform-medicine-with-sensors-monitoring-body-functions-20150125 Read More ]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:04:53 -0500 By Vivek Wadhwa

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<![CDATA[ No denying racial bias still exists: Studies reveal uncomfortable conclusions about choices made in hiring, renting apartments and buying goods online ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/no-denying-racial-bias-still-exists-studies-reveal-uncomfortable-conclusions-about-choices-made-in-hiring-renting-apartments-and-buying-goods-online-20150118 Read More ]]> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 15:01:49 -0500 By Sendhil Mullainathan

New York Times

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<![CDATA[ U.S. must learn from torture report and move forward ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/us-must-learn-from-torture-report-and-move-forward-20150118 Read More ]]> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 15:01:35 -0500 By Stephen Hart

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<![CDATA[ Americans should not take their freedoms for granted ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/americans-should-not-take-their-freedoms-for-granted-20150111 Read More ]]> Thu, 8 Jan 2015 17:54:21 -0500 By Mike Igoe

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<![CDATA[ Cuomo’s refusal to pursue presidency still a mystery ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/cuomos-refusal-to-pursue-presidency-still-a-mystery-20150111 Read More ]]> Thu, 8 Jan 2015 17:54:14 -0500 By George Borrelli

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<![CDATA[ Cuomo was ruled by his heart: Enigmatic politician moved to internal rhythms, and to eternal ones ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/cuomo-was-ruled-by-his-heart-enigmatic-politician-moved-to-internal-rhythms-and-to-eternal-ones-20150111 Read More ]]> Thu, 8 Jan 2015 17:54:07 -0500 By David Shribman

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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<![CDATA[ Government should eliminate, not modernize, nuclear arsenal ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/government-should-eliminate-not-modernize-nuclear-arsenal-20150104 Read More ]]> Fri, 2 Jan 2015 09:34:16 -0500 By Theresa Shaffer

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<![CDATA[ Lower gas prices are good news for Democrats: Falling energy costs could spur an economic boom, fuel Clinton victory if she chooses to run in 2016 ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/lower-gas-prices-are-good-news-for-democrats-falling-energy-costs-could-spur-an-economic-boom-fuel-clinton-victory-if-she-chooses-to-run-in-2016-20150104 Read More ]]> Fri, 2 Jan 2015 09:34:11 -0500 By Patrick Reddy

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<![CDATA[ Without Washington as its adversary, how will Cuban regime justify its policies? ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/without-washington-as-its-adversary-how-will-cuban-regime-justify-its-policies-20141228 Read More ]]> Wed, 24 Dec 2014 14:29:26 -0500 By Tom Gjelten

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<![CDATA[ Polarized politics: Our unrealistic hopes for presidents ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/polarized-politics-our-unrealistic-hopes-for-presidents-20141228 Read More ]]> Wed, 24 Dec 2014 14:29:21 -0500 By Brendan Nyhan

New York Times

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<![CDATA[ To improve health care, bring in the nurses – stat ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/to-improve-health-care-bring-in-the-nurses-x2013-stat-20141228 Read More ]]> Wed, 24 Dec 2014 14:29:17 -0500 By Susan B. Hassmiller and Susan Reinhard

Tribune News Service

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<![CDATA[ Centennial of ‘Christmas truce’ honors heroism of peacemakers ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/centennial-of-christmas-truce-honors-heroism-of-peacemakers-20141221 Read More ]]> Sat, 20 Dec 2014 16:21:30 -0500 By Adam Hochschild

Los Angeles Times

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<![CDATA[ God must have existed before the Big Bang ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/god-must-have-existed-before-the-big-bang-20141221 Read More ]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:26:32 -0500 By Zach Krajacic

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<![CDATA[ U.S. should examine how torture occurred to ensure that it never happens again ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/us-should-examine-how-torture-occurred-to-ensure-that-it-never-happens-again-20141221 Read More ]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:25:56 -0500 By Dianne Feinstein

Los Angeles Times

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<![CDATA[ Drones are here to stay, so we need to prepare for them ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/drones-are-here-to-stay-so-we-need-to-prepare-for-them-20141214 Read More ]]> Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:05:28 -0500 By Vivek Wadhwa

Special to The Washington Post

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<![CDATA[ Infrastructure problems fuel our loss of faith in the future ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/infrastructure-problems-fuel-our-loss-of-faith-in-the-future-20141214 Read More ]]> Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:05:23 -0500 By Lawrence Summers

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<![CDATA[ Reining in use of force: It won’t be easy, but we need to change the culture of policing ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/reining-in-use-of-force-it-wont-be-easy-but-we-need-to-change-the-culture-of-policing-20141214 Read More ]]> Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:05:09 -0500 by jamelle bouie / Slate

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<![CDATA[ Black Friday brawl videos are how rich people shame the poor ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/opinion/viewpoints/black-friday-brawl-videos-are-how-rich-people-shame-the-poor-20141207 Read More ]]> Thu, 4 Dec 2014 15:28:56 -0500 By Luke O’Neil

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