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Editorial Roundup: United States

Apr. 17, 2023 15:02 PM EDT

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: April 13 The Washington Post on Discord, classified information and leaks Any breach in the integrity of the nation’s system of managing secrets is a cause for serious concern. The leaks...

Responding to Indigenous, Vatican rejects Discovery Doctrine

Mar. 30, 2023 13:02 PM EDT

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican on Thursday responded to Indigenous demands and formally repudiated the “Doctrine of Discovery,” the theories backed by 15th-century “papal bulls” that legitimized the colonial-era seizure of Native lands and form the basis of some property laws today. ...

Supreme Court honors legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Mar. 17, 2023 19:58 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, whose death ahead of the 2020 election led to a conservative shift on the Supreme Court, was remembered Friday during ceremonies at the high court as a legendary champion for women's rights. Speaking just two days after what would have...